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Dryer just turned off in the middle of a cycle and now wont start up????? is there an over heat button on the dryer motor ?????

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The first suggestion is to check the circuit breaker in you house fuse box. If the breaker is not tripped this usuallly indicated that the dryer has a failed component link the timer, door switch, or motor.

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Bypass the thermal fuse by disconnecting the wires and connecting them together. Insulate them properly and plug the dryer back in. The thermal fuse is indeed blown and needs to be replaced along with the cycling thermostat if the dryer starts. Do not use the dryer with the thermal fuse bypassed due to fire hazards.


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