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Not drying efficiently. Air moving ok, heat appears to be ok. Would like to open it up to visually inspect it. With event off slight burning smell. Would like to verify clean of lint.

How to open up for cleaning and inspection?

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If it tumbles and it heats up but your clothes don' t dry disconnect the vent tube from the the wall and run a load of wet clothes if they dry then your homes venting is clogged and if it still does not dry then it could be your thermal fuse.

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SOURCE: Hi, smelled burning from dryer,

Its sounds good is the smell gone,if so you did just fine........

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SOURCE: My dryer smells like it is burning. I took it

scary, is it like rubber or plastic?
rubber would be belt or drum rollers
plastic would be wiring (possible fire hazard)!!!

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SOURCE: clothes smell after drying

I don't think the problem lies with the dryer, I would suspect the washer has mold, this is especially true on front load washer, they make products designed just for this problem, check with a large retailer, not sure who makes the mold and mildew remover, I think Home Depot or Lowes may have the product or know about it..

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SOURCE: my amana dryer smells like something's burning

You will need to open the dryer ans clean the internal duct work.

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