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Well i wanna know the wires of the timer touch a metal cover and did a short cut my question is do i need to change the timer of what else do you think could be the problem a fuse ?

Because it use to work before that happen now it doesnt wanna turn on

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You'll have to call in a tech to check it out or replace the dryer,nobody can answer that question without being there and checking the dryer with a meter,if the wires from the timer touched metal and i can't see how that happened unless someone worked on it without unplugging it you could have cooked just about any wire or part that those wires go to but then again you could change the timer and it could work but you have to check it with a meter first,that timer cost around 140 dollars,to much money to just guess at.

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