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Next time send the model number,you either have a bad motor or something is stuck in the blower wheel,try this,open the door,push in the door switch and with your other hand spin the drum as someone else pushes in the start button,sometimes this helps the motor to run but you do have a bad motor.if the dryer hasn't been taken apart and cleaned lint builds up on the motor and the oil in the motor either leaks out or burns away from the heat,you might see lint stuck on the back of the drum and oil under the lint or on the side wall of the dryer closest to the motor you'll see lint stuck on the wall with oil under the lint.

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