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Power working but won't stay on

Power button turns dryer on as I press it but as soon as I stop pressing, it will turn off.

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  • kingkat3413 Feb 27, 2009

    I tried a new switch, and had the same result. I've also popped the breakers to see if that had any impact.



    Any more suggestions?



    Thanks for the suggestion!!!

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Sounds like u have a faulty start button. the switch isn't staying closed...

Posted on Feb 22, 2009

  • Janelle Tablada Feb 27, 2009

    There is probably a short in the circuit... You'd have to check all the wiring and make sure there's not one touching the metal housing or another wire...

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