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Mi electric dryer is not heating, but the motor is working. What can I do?

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Hi there
it sounds like the heating element has gone in your tumble dryer, you can search the make and model on the internet and find the part, its easy to fix so should cost you a lot less than an electrician, make sure you unplug the appliance first

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