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If I put more than 2 bath towels in the dryer the breaker goes off?

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Either your motor or idler pulley bearings are dried out and lugging motor down causing increased current flow till breaker opens up

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Hello mdonettaYou said,
Dryer shut off towels were not yet dry, turned dial to restart dryer acts as if it isn't getting power I closed door and pushed start button. Nothing! Checked breakers and power cord at outlet all checked okay. Any ideas.

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