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Dryer won't shut off after cycle

Everything seems to work fine except that after the clothes are dry, it doesn't shut off. It ran for 5 hours yesterday$$. The model # is MDG9206BWW

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  • doverbay1 Jan 19, 2009

    I am using the timed dry cycle. I turn the timer thingy and then push the button. Actually, it's my wife that does all the clothes. I just fix things...or try. She would be very happy if I could fix this!

  • doverbay1 Jan 19, 2009

    Timer doesn't seem to move at all.

  • doverbay1 Jan 19, 2009

    Correction...My wife just informed me the timed dry works and moves properly, but the auto dry does not.

  • Anonymous Mar 03, 2009

    dryer works fine on timed cycle but when used in auto-dry it never shuts off

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I got to know what cycle you are using the timed dry or the auto cycle timed dry you may have a bad timer if auto dry it coult be the auto dry resistor or it could be a clogged vent.

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  • Shawn Smith Jan 19, 2009

    does the timer ever move?

  • Shawn Smith Jan 20, 2009

    ok there is a resistor onthe timer if you have an ohm meter check there resitance on it what it should read should be printed on the resistor if this checks good replace the cycle thermostat located on the blower housing

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