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When I turn the cycle control knob it no longer makes a noise

When I turn the knob to select a cycle knob, it used to ding at each cycle but now it just makes a slight clicking noise. My dryer is only about 2 years old. Is this something we can fix and is it relatively unimportant or is this a sign that something else is about to break down?

Thanks for any help you can give on this on this.

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    eleya_h Oct 09, 2012

    Hi,did you ever get an answer to your question? Our dryer is doing the same thing and I am not sure if that means the control board is starting to go. Thanks!

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