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Won't start Yesterday we put a shirt in our Kenmore Series 80 dryer and started. It ran for a few minutes, then quit. We started cycle again and it ran a few minutes and turned off. Then the cycle start button produced no start. I've tried several setting changes. The light is on when door is open. I've verified the door is shutting securely. I tried rotating drum by hand. Still will not start cycle. Any ideas? D.L. Walker Selleck, WA

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Most of the time it is a weak motor going bad,to weak to turn the drum-mike

Posted on Feb 07, 2010

  • MIKE major Feb 08, 2010

    dryer motor is overheating due to wear and kicking out,i would say bad motor-mike

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