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Dryer shuts off after 10 minutes of running what is causing this

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What is the model number of your unit?

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SOURCE: Dryer runs & heats but shuts off after 3-10 minutes

the motor overload can caouse that problem in that case new motor is needed if the dryer turn right back on after it turns off the even heat control board in panel bad if it humms are no noise after turn off and you have to let cool down the motor is the problem

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

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SOURCE: dryer makes squeaking noise ,then dryer shuts off. mdl.#CYG4000AWW

Hello, sounds like the rear drum rollers are in need of replacement which is causing the motor to get hot and cut out on the thermal cut out. It can be tricky to service if you not handy. Good Luck

Posted on Dec 26, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore 80 series dryer stoping after running for 10 to 15 minute

Start any cycle. Dryer runs for 10 to 15 minutes, then stops before cycle is complete. Start again, stops again in 10 to 15 minutes.

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SOURCE: Kenmore Dryer model #66912690 The dryer stops

replace motor drive,,,defective motor...onthejob

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SOURCE: Shuts off after 10 to 45 minutes

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