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Does it get hot or warm? Check filter, be sure it is clean, check the vent hose be sure it is not clogged up or restricted. If you are sure it is not the filter or vent hose, the drier has to breath to dry the clothes. You will have to check some electrical components. UNPLUG it if it is electric, remove the back and just look for burnt wiring. If gas repost with a real good description of your proplem.

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Hi, Let me try and help you. Can you please get me the make/model # so I know what dryer we are talking about?
I will look forward to helping you.
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Thermostat controls heat. There is also a motor centrifugal switch, in the element circuit, that the motor closes to insure the motor is turning. Try another heat setting. There is more than one thermostat. You may have blown the 'thermal fuse' too, which requires replacement. The element has a contact in the 'timer' circuit too.
It is possible that your element has failed also.

Tripped high limit. Must clean the lint filter and the exhaust vent tube and all the way in to the dryer. Hot air exit is restricted.

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