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Maytag performa dryer takes a long time to dry clothes on auto

Now when I open the dryer door to check the clothes, there are water droplets on the door and in the dryer.. there also is a foul odor when I open the empty dryer to put the clothes in.. I pulled the dryer away from the wall and noticed a tiny bit of water under the dryer after drying a large load??

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    dryer senses clothes are dry when they are not. very steamy when you open the door and it says the clothes are dry. Run another cycle, still not dry.

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What you have is a obstructed dryer vent. If you remove the vent hose from the unit you will see moisture inside it. This is why your unit isn't drying. If the heater has no air flow the overload is tripped. Check your vent for any blockage most of the problem is at the outside end of your vent. there's a flap or chicken wire you may find the obstruction there. Or you can use a leaf blower connect it to the inside vent, cover the outside vent with pantyhose. ( so you don't get lint allover your yard ) and you can clear your like that way. Good luck hope this helps

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