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What is causing my electric dryer to stop running after 5-10 minutes

Does not matter what setting I try I get the same results.Please help,thanx

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I presume that after it has "cooled" it starts and runs again? If so, the air circulation, perhaps the vent is clogged and needs cleaning. The high heat protection device is "cutting out" when the temperature gets too high to prevent disasters.

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