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Buzzing noise when i turn the timer switch

I have a GE two cycle dyer model # dde5100ralwh. i turned the timer knob and got a buzzing noise and the dryer doesn't turn on. buzzing stops when i open the door and when timer knob is in off position. i think i hear it coming from the back, some where in the middle. i have never opened up a dryer before so any advice is helpful. thanks

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