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Dryer to hot and smoking

I have a kenmore 417.82042101 portable dryer that has worked great now it takes a long time to dry and gets to hot. I have cleaned inside outside and under and also the vent as far up as I can. Now it is so hot it was burning and smoking when I opened the door. Help I love this dryer so how can I fix it.
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Get a dryer vent cleaner and stick it in as far as it will go. You have a plug somehwere in the vent and it needs to be cleared, try doing this from the top down to avoid making the clog worse

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