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Dryer won't start when button is pushed. The

Dryer won't start when button is pushed. The inside light goes on when door opens so power is there. Drum does move, had belts & rollers replaced 6 months ago. could it be the fuse?

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This is a broken belt symptom. On some models when the belt breaks the idler drops down and hits a micro switch that kills power to the run windings. So that the motor won't run and cause the heater to come on. This is a safety feature. Post your model number for a more precise answer.

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