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Getting too hot

My dryer comes on and starts to dry clothes. It will stay on for 10 minutes or so, then shut off. The clothes are very hot to the touch, and the dryer will not come back on for a few hours. I've checked the vent hose, and it is not clogged, what could this be? Thank you

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Re: Getting too hot

Sounds to me like a temp control problem, perhaps the heating element controller is faulty allowing the temp to rise over the safety cutout switch range, Hence a cooling down time is required to reset the dryer. Try on cold cycle.. If so try it should run ok

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