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Dryer will not start?

Our dryer will not start. I replaced starter button but that was not the problem. The timer works but when I push the starter button nothing happens. I opened the back panel and check the belt. Looks like it's still on. Cannot get to motor to check. Please help. Would like to fix myself but may have to call mechanic.

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Hi, please get em model # so I can look this up and give you direction. If you have the back off, you can try and locate a duse (if this is a whirlpool brand) and test it. It has to have continuity to be good. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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