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How to replace door switch on old kenmore stac.dryer 110.88752792

How to replace door switch on kenmore dryer:110.88752792 stackable Dryer. wouldnt turn on.Was angry when shut door so maybe shut too hard???? opened door pushed black switch & dryer started. so let go of switch to close dryer door & stopped of course. shut door and dryer won't turn on. Tried opening door and pushing switch again and this time won't turn on even if i hold switch. all dead.
is this an easy fix? not sure how old dryer. I rent apt w/ dryer. Afraid landlord won't replace and use it every day. Might be really old. Put taps in screw holds where a baffle came off. Really need this to work. no idea is gas or electric. guessing electric.

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    Some times my dryer will shuts off when I open the door and then try to restart it

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Door switch If the door switch or the door-switch actuator is defective, the dryer won't work and you need to replace the failed component. The switch is inside the dryer main housing near the door frame. Sometimes you need to raise or open the top or front of the dryer to reach the switch.Check online for the part repairclinic.com has it for $14.00 not bad

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