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Dryer not drying clothes

Hi.  Seems like there's lots of great advice on this site, I'd be grateful for some.  My Hotpoint Aquarius WD64 doesn't seem to be drying clothes.  The drying part of the cycle runs, and draws cold water, but the clothes come out just as cold and wet as when they went in.  I guess it might be a heater element but I'm not sure where to find it or how accessible it is.  Any ideas or other possible causes?  Thanks!

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If you remove the lid you will see the element on top of the drum.
There are a couple of thermal cutouts mounted on it which would be the first thing to check.
Also look for the obvious broken wires etc.
Also can you hear the fan running when machine is in operation?
Hope this helps & thankyou for using Fixya.

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