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Estate dryer kicks off circuit

My estate dryer is brand new, everytime I turn it on it will run for a few mins then kick my circuit breaker off. The circuit breaker was replaced and its still doing it. What else can it be? The vent is clear, we have checked everything we know to do.
Oh and it runs fine if u use the no heat setting, but even on the lowest heat setting it kicks the circuit breaker off

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  • valinky77 Jan 30, 2008

    no it came with a new cord, my old dryer was very old . the cord is hooked up right it will run great on no heat but kicks off as soon as i put it on any kind of heat setting.

  • valinky77 Jan 30, 2008

    i got a new plug too, the dryer works perfect on no heat settings but as soon as it starts on low heat or high heat it will run 5-10 mins then kick off circuit.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    runs about 6 minutes heats up then blows crcuit breaker


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You can check where the cord is connected to the drier did you use the cord off your old drier see if the cord is tight at the back of the drier and the center terminal of the cord should be on the center of the terminal block and why did you buy a new drier hold my rating till were done please

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  • robert samples Jan 30, 2008

    did you pull the cover off the cord and look or you just assuming the dryers dont come from the factory with new cords the stores put them on .now if your sure all thats ok call for service if you open up the dryer you will void your warrenty


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