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Dryer will not come on. i changes all my fuses and got a voltage tester and all that is fine, where can i find out about checking any fuses on the dryer itself?

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Dryer turns and seems to function well, however,I am getting little or no heat.

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Check the thermal fuse on the dryer.
Remove the rear panel.
The thermal fuse is located on the exhaust vent.
It is about 1 and 1/2 inches long and 1/2 inch wide. It is white in color.
It is at the left side of the exhaust vent outlet.

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