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Maytag electric Push the start button. Dryer will start with slight burning smell. If repeat this several times a sizzle sound begins and then the dryer willn ot start at all.

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    I have a Maytag Quiet plus ii with the same problem. It is 11 years old. Sounds like a bad starter switch

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Yes, I would replace the starter switch...Also, there is a relay next to the starter switch(behind panel) that may be on the blink.. Try switch first as they are cheap.. The Repay retails for around $50.00. Goodluck!

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