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Dryer will start but won't stay on - only works if you hold switch on

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  • dmath0728 Oct 07, 2009

    Is this something we can do or do we have to call repair man

  • Greg Mills May 11, 2010

    need to reaplce the start switch

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HI. The start switch is the culprit in this situation. you must replace the switch asap. The replacement of the switch will correct this issue. The switch circuit is weak, and not able to maintain a closed circuit.

Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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  • Michael Masters
    Michael Masters Oct 07, 2009

    This is a fairly moderate repair procedure, and if you have the right tools and technical savvy, this can be attempted by a novice tech. I do not recommend a do it yourself if you are not at least a novice tech.

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