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Dryer thinks clothes are dry but they are not

The sensor thinks that the clothes are dry but then you feel the clothes and they are not dry. it will run for about 15 minutes before it shuts off. all the lights and knobs work. what should i do

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  • josh18 Mar 23, 2008

    WHERE IS THE THERMSITOR and what is the part number to order a new one??

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1 start with claening the sensor strips located just inside the unit itself under the lint filter. pop yourheadinside dryer drum andyoull see 2 metal strips. witha scotchbrite pad, give it ascouruing, to remove any build up form fabric softener / dryer sheets
2 check for good, not kinked or clogged venting
3 replace the thermsitor about 30 bucks.

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