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LG TROMM DRYER DLE5977 Burning Smell

2005 LG TROMM has been working great till now. put in a load of clothes then noticed a burning smell almost plastic like. no smell when its on air dry. cleaned the lint catch and the vent in the back is clear. Any Ideas what this might be?

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    I am having the same problem with burning smell.

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It is a POS dryer, we have the same one. My suggestion get another dryer. We vacuumed it all out (don't you have a problem with the lint catcher?) Then it started loud pounding noise, which a lot of people seem to have the same problem, then our sensor went out and we had to dry the clothes 5-10 x's...now crack in stainless steel drum and is chewing up all our expensive clothes!

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