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Atlantis Gas Dryer mdg6400aww

Dryer has power, but is not turning on. When turning dial to the timed cycles you can hear it "ticking" but it still doesn't come on. We are trying to find where the fuses are located, but can't even figure out how to get the screws off of the top of the unit... they are either badly stripped or need a special tool to get them off. Please help!!!

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I'm not sure but i think the screws are either a T-15 or T-20 security screw. TRy going to a really good hardware store to purchase the bits. As for your other problem it sounds as if it might be your door switch. After you get the machine open check for continuity.

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