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The dryer is not blowing hot. One time it does, and with the back off you can see the orange heat and it gets hot...then you start it again and it just starts to get orange, then goes cold, almost like a switch turns off and keeps it from getting hot

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  • traceyp Apr 18, 2009

    I have a small tumble dryer half the size of a normal one that is about 2 years old it is blowing cold air the model is zanussi TD62 .the quotes i have had is mad it would be cheaper if i bought a new one but i love this machine and if could would like to get it repaired for a relistic price

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It could be one of two things. If you have a meter, you can check them. First, the thermal fuse. It can be located when you take the back of the dryer off. Of course remove the power first. The thermal fuse looks like a little white disk with a tiny fuse in the center. Check continuity across it. The second thing is to check the over limit that is mounted to the housing of the element. Use the continuity test the same as the thermal fuse. Good luck.

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