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Good evening! I have a Kenmore Dryer Model 60 - S/N 110.96564120. The 'load finished' buzzer will not shut off. I cruised thru the other FixYa posts and apparently it is the main timer box and/or internal contacts are bad. I carefully disassembled the unit and sprayed the internals with electronic cleaner...still no fix. The cost for the new unit is $90-$122 which is not unreasonable BUT I was planning on replacing the dryer in the next 3-4 months. My question: What if I disconnect and insulate (tape) one of the wires on the buzzer. Obviously it will not work at all but that's fine. Will it cause any dangerous conditions? I assume the timer will continue to send a signal to the buzzer. Thanks! Joe Nickols Tucson, Az

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Hi there,

if the unit timer main board was faulty you need to replaced the faulty parts instead of repairing it. bad contact sometime happend because of the bad timer switch. yes you are right it will be dangerous if you mistakenly service the unit..

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