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Hot Point Dryer wont start

I've had my hot point dryer for 7 years with no problem...then today after taking one load out and putting another in (small load) the dryer will not start. It makes a sound like it is going to start but the drum does not start moving.

I've checked to make sure it is plugged in and the circuit did not blow (I don't think it would make any sound if this were the case). Lint filter is clean. Any help would be appreciated, I live in an area where there are no GE service people.

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Might be the capacitor that starts the motor. if the drum can be push started to get it going this will be the proof. you would need to get a cap. of the same rating.

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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SOURCE: This is the 2nd dryer of this style I have had, in

im not a fan of lighting striking in the same place twice i would make a claim againt sears, take pics of it and document everything who you talk to and when, make them give you and answer not just blow itofff, this does not seem normal to me ive been doing this a long time, even in comm laundry condition and i have not seen a fire in the same place twice, let me know imm interested thks larry hope this helps

Posted on Apr 24, 2010

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there is a reset button on the motor more then likely it tripped, there are actually two one resets the other trips, but here is a website it will help with the dissemblance of the dryer, Tim:

http://www.partselect.com/dryer+dryer-wont-tumble+repair.htm

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