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My dryer a Whirlpool. will run for about 10 to 20 minutes, then cuts off. After about 10 to 20 minutes, I can start the dryer again (push start button) and it will run for another 10-20 minutes. ....This will repeat.....

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There is a hi and a low tempreture sensor best to check those for continuity first when the dryer heats up and gets to hot the hi will turn off the heater where as when the low gets to cool it will turn it back on
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