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Dryer works fine but does not heat up

Ive got a hoover dryer it works fine but does not heat up ive cleaned the filters and everywhere else but it stillwont heat up to dry the clothes.

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Hi, looks like there's 1 of 2 faults. Either the stats or the heating element. They are located at the back of the TD, covered bi a screwed panel. If you have a multimeter, turn it to buzz and check the connections. If the meter buzzes it's ok, if the meter doesn't buzz it's dead and needs replacing.
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