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Dryer threw the breaker

In the middle of drying a batch of clothes, The dryer went off (the breaker was off). It has never done that before.
What may have caused this?

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I recommend resetting the breaker and using the dryer. It may not happen again. There are several reasons why the breaker could kick. One has nothing to do with your machine but simply that there was a temporary drop in voltage from the power company.

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