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Dryer shts down during load

Model : ler7646dqo serial : mf 0553308 Dryer seemed to be working then it would try to shut down then it would competely turn off. If I waited and turned it back on it would do it again. I took half the load out and it ran. Does that mean motor is going bad.

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Have not solved problem but after messing with it more I think that the hi limit themostat may be the problem. It seems like if I let the dryer cool down then try it again it seems to work fine for awhile. Does this sound like something that may cause it to shut down. The load problem didn't seem to a factor for I reloaded it with the original load weight. I have not replaced part yet going to try few more loads soon.

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