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Hotpoint Aquarius Tumble Dryer TDL 31

Two problems, related ?:
1) Does not time out when select minute countdown on dial on right hand side. By removing the top I have checked that the electric timer motor is rotating, it does not appear to be connected to the part on the front !. There is a stick on warning label on the front saying "Don't rotate timer switch anticlockwise".
2) As an alternative to using the timer function, I selected auto dry and this does not time out either. Is there a humidity sensor some where in the machine.

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Replaced with a new unit as not cost effective to repair.

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