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I have a roper dryer. I took it apart today

I have a roper dryer. I took it apart today because sometimes it would take 3 times on a timed cycle before the clothes would dry. The vents are clean. The heating coil is working because I saw it heat up. I put everything back together and now the timer goes down to the cool off cycle but will not turn off automatically. It continues to run unless I manually turn it off

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Remove all duct work connected to this dryer. Clean thoroughly. You will find amass of lint inside of it causing your problem. If not the moister sensor is not working properly and needs to be replaced.
I do hope you will find a clogged vent tube for it is easier to clean the tube than to replace the sensor. The sensor is a fail safe part. It keeps the dryer from catching on fire when the lint tube is clogged up

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