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Dryer motor wants to run but wont

Had a heavy load in then dryer stopped working, tried it the next morning worked for 10 min then stopped. motor tries to turn but wont when i push button to start makes buzzing noise and tries to go but wont

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    Dennis Knutt Jan 10, 2009

    Hey, i just tried to dry some clothes in my dryer and it is doing the exact same thing and my dryer is a whirlpool..I tried to take the cover off and mess with the pulleys and belt to see if that would free it up but no dice..I just got this dryer two nights ago and it just started doing this..If u find a solution please let me know..My girlfriend and i just moved into this apartment and just got washer and dryer so we could do laundry at home and try and save some money....Now this...Would greatly appreciate it..

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Sorry about your troubles. But there is a solution to the nightmare,
What your going to have to do is take the unit apart mainly the front to expose the air duct and blower, what your looking for is something obstructing the blower like socks,underware,lint, if there is not obstruction then what you will have to do is replace the motor. good luck

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