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Hi. this will usually be a defective timer module issue. replacing the timer will fix this issue.

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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Hi there,
as in this case,have you usually set time on timer switch any changes if not,timer switch is defective,timer switch has been short circuited it was malfunction,this timer swtich is where the power source activated when you switch on,it automatically shut off when the time set up reached,if this was short circuited there is continous running or it may not run your dryer.so replace timer switch.hope this help you a lot regards and have a nice day

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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