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Kenmore 90 Series

I have a Kenmore 90 Series Dryer. It will dry for about 5 minutes and gradually gets louder before shutting off. You can wait about 20 minutes and it will do the same thing. Any suggestions?

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  • tklectro Aug 14, 2008

    I also have the Series 90, and it runs for 5 minutes and turns off. It gets hot, the heater cycles up and down, the rollers are fine, and the thermostats seem to test fine...why would we think that the motor is bad? Is there some sort of heat sensor on the motor?

  • brown703 Mar 25, 2009

    Same prob here in Ohio. Dryer starts normal and runs for 10-15 minutes and shuts off. Starter switch will make a buzzing noise when trying to restart but doesn't seem to be able to turn over.



    After 10 or so minutes it will start normal again and repeat the above.

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