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Dryer won't stay on.

My dryer turns off as soon as I release the start button. Other weird signs are the Moisture Monitor lights flicker intermittently like there's a short or something. Also, when I turn the dial around to different positions it sometimes kicks on for a second without me pushing the start button. Any ideas?

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Lots of questions spring to mind, but if you have a push button type, it will only continue to turn once the motor is in motion. centripetal action allows a motor switch to keep the dryer in operation. look in that area.if you have a belt tentioner. check for continuity.

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