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MY WHIRLPOOL ELECTRIC DRYER (mODEL # LE5700)TURNS UNTIL IT OVER-HEATS AND THEN STOPS TURNING. I JUST REPLACED THE BELT BECAUSE I TOUGHT IT WAS OVER HEATING BECAUSE OF NOT TURNING, BUT THAT ISN'T THE PROBLEM. ANY SUGGSETIONS?

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Hello,
Unfortunately, it sounds like you have a bad motor. There's a thermal switch on the motor that shuts down when it over heats.
I replace about 2 a week.

Good luck. Motor retails for about 120.

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