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When i set the time on dryer and then push the button to start then dryer will run for a few minutes but then stops but still has a ticking noise

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Your problem could be a faulty timer.
Watch the time and see if it rotates to different cycles. If it does not rotate to different cycles then you may need to replace the timer switch

Posted on Sep 26, 2009

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