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When you press the on button there is no light

I have a dryer that's only 4 yrs old all of a sudden when I press on the power button there is no light on the dryer to power up but if you open the door there is light, so there is power, what could be the problem?

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There are repair instructions available to show how to replace the thermal fuse for your problem at:
www.AnyoneCanFixIt.com/household.htm

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This sounds like a blown thermal fuse. It's about an inch long and is inside the rear of the dryer and is usually attached to or near the exhaust duct. It can be tested using a multimeter or ohmmeter. Check for continuity. A lack of continuity means a blown thermal fuse. Sorry for your trouble and I hope this helped. Best wishes.

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