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Dryer will run for a couple of minutes and will stop/ Pops the fuse. We are getting the Power failure code. Kenmore Elite Smartheat quiet pack 9

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It sound's like the motor might be going bad, the dryer motor may be drawing to much current during operation causing the fuse to blow, check the motor to see if it spin's with little or no resistance, also turn the drum by hand to make sure it spin's freely, or it could be a short in the wiring that's causing the fuse to blow, check the wiring for a frayed or damaged wire, or for a wire that may be making contact with the shell of the dryer.

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