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Dryer keeps running and timer continues to move around dial.

The only way to stop the dryer from running is to open the door.

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  • BigRed13 Jan 29, 2009

    Dryer keeps running, will not turn off automatically. Kenmore 86873100. Cannot find Model # listed anywhere. Can you help me find the part #?

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A common problem, had it happen to me.

Replace the timer control. takes about 15 minutes and the skill to remove screws, disconnect plug from old timer, remove timer, install new timer, connect plug, replace screws and panel, run dryer.

Reply the model number, and I'll get you the timer P/N.

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