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Whirlpool Dryer - clothes getting too hot

It seems that the clothes are getting too hot regardless of where the heat setting is set. We have noticed that some clothes seem to be shrinking. First we noticed that our socks are shrinking and they are dryed on the permanent press cycle. If it is the thermostat, how big a deal is it to change that out?

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  • emo53 Mar 28, 2008

    The Dryer is a Whirlpool Heavy Duty bought in 2002. The model is LE7680XSW1.

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Can i have the model number please

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  • william ludolph Mar 29, 2008

    its the cycling thermastat take the back off its around oblong object with 4 connectors

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