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The machines heat sensor keeps tripping, turning the machine off.

I took the front off and removed all covers and hoses to clean everything out. The air flow through the exhaust is still minimal.
The only area I didn't get to, because I don't know how, is the heating element. There does not appear to be a removable cover on the inside of the drum and the back of the machine has a lot of nuts and screws that I don't want to remove for fear of not being able to replace it all.
The repairman wanted $300 to replace belt and clean the machine!?!

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I have the same heater reset issue on the T760 dryer (Guru, can you be more specific on the service kit for the 1 thermostat version email to nocman43202@yahoo.com please)? The heating element is really hard to get to - you have to remove the entire back cover (all screws) and maybe the top 3 screws. When you pull of the cover, some of the electrical connections get in the way of you removing the element completely. You have to disconnect a few of them. There are 2 screws holding the heating element in.

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Look through the back of the drum with a tourch to see if there is one or two thermostats,if theres only one then you need to fit a service kit.but you need asko to fit it.this will fix your problem if theres two thermostats,then you need to dismantle and clean dryer.also wash door filter it must be see through.this may be the only problem .

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Remove the backpanel. the heater is located behind there.

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