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Dryer fuses are always dying and I have no heat

I have a brand new roper dryer that the fuses are always dying on me at least once a month i have to change. I have 220 going into the dryer what do I look for to solve this issue.

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The fuses are doing a  great job 4U, they burn up instead  of U or your dryer.
If you having this problem is because these a bad circuit, please be sure to talk to a relative or a friend about this electric issue. 
I also found this 
 (check that the fuses are firmly seated, clean the contacts if they look dirty).  Fuse contacts are not designed to heat up and will eventually "burn-in" when they become resistive. 
Fuses will protecting you n your love once against fire because eventually wit out it will cause fire. 


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