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GE Profile takes too long to dry a full load of clothes

My GE Profile dryer takes about 2 hours on high to dry a full load of clothes. I checked the exhause and it's clear and unobstructed. I can hear the burner turn on. Local repair man won't come and look at it. He says GE's are too complicated to fix. Pleae help.

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Check the following to address this issue.


Note: Normal drying time for a dryer is about 45 minutes (some may take up to an hour).

1. Venting
Make sure the dryer vent hose, as well as the rest of the vent duct, is not clogged.

Unless regular maintenance is performed, chances are there is a lot of lint accumulated inside the dryer. This might affect the drying time and could be a fire hazard. Make sure to have your dryer cleaned regularly. Because this might involve taking most of the dryer apart, it is recommended to have a qualified appliance repairman perform this task.

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There are a couple of cycling thermostats inside the dryer. If one of them breaks down, it might affect the dryer's performance. Replace the defective thermostat.

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Very common problem. You need to call a
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