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Dryer beeping after being on about 5 minutes

New washer and dryer maytag front load gas dryer. no flashing light, dryer continues to dry but some kind of alarm sounding until turned off. tried both medium and damper setting. both appliances have been moved out and put back for wall painting around same. washer and dryer now touching side by side. i, of course have lost the manual that came with them packing for kitchen and work area remodel. can not see mpdel no. it's whirlpool duet purchased at lowes around feb of this year. please help or advise what

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If you purchased them in Feb of this year then the units are still under a full warranty. Maybe I am over simlifying this but you should call for service.

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This site will cover both Whirlpool and Maytag appliances. You can also download your manuals from the same link. If you do not know where to find your model number click on where is my model number.

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