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Turn start dial and get buzz, but dryer does not start have checked belt and fine

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Check for a blown thermal fuse. It is about an inch long and is inside the rear of the dryer, usually attached to or near the exhaust duct. It can be tested using a multimeter or ohmmeter. Check for continuity. A lack of continuity indicates a blown thermal fuse. Hope this helped and best wishes.

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