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Dryer shut off while drying will not come back on

How can I get it to come back on? Door is shut and Dial is set.

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Unit is over heating.... check venting for clogs, run unit without venting on and see if same problem happens, if not, theres a clog. clean venting also if you can check where it exhausts from the outside of the home. animals build nests there since its warm.

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Dryer shut off towels were not yet dry, turned dial to restart dryer acts as if it isn't getting power I closed door and pushed start button. Nothing! Checked breakers and power cord at outlet all checked okay. Any ideas.

yes, try unplugging the power cord or turning off the breaker for 5 minutes. Either will due. Some times the system needs to be reset!
If this does not work there are internal fuses that can be replaced!

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