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Kenmore 970 C81062 10 Electric Dyer WILL NOT

Kenmore 970 C81062 10 Electric Dyer WILL NOT START.
You can hear a buzzing noise, but the dryer will not start.

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My DLG7188RM runs and dries fine. But every 20 minutes or so while it's simply resting (not in use) there is a loud buzzing noise coming from the back of the machine. It lasts about 5 seconds or so and then shuts off.

Can you help me diagnose this problem?

Posted on Feb 17, 2010

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It sounds like the drum may be stuck. Turn the dryer on with the door open, just keep the button pushed. Then try to turn the drum by hand, and see if it will start to turn.

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