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Dryer drum wants to start turning but goes will slow

Drum starts to turn will slow then unit cuts off. Have to wait several minutes to try again but same thin. Is it the belt on the drum? Or motors?

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  • Anonymous Mar 07, 2009

    The dryer will not start, or will start for a moment and then shut off. Sometime will only start on the air or a cool setting. Thought it was the element, or short or a buildup in the lint trap...????

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    the drum seems to be slow starting then takes off runs for about 2 minutes and then shuts off all the lights are still on but wont restart

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Sonds liker the motor is overheating oyo can try to open the dryen and look for excessive lint hindering the motors operation causing overheating

Posted on Mar 07, 2009

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