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It sounds like the start windings in the motor are going bad....the motor will start and run for a few mins. or maybe even secs. and then shuts off in thermal overload. The only fix is to replace the motor and you can go to searspartsdirect.com with your model number and find the part number and price of the motor....I know they usually run right around $105.

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