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FDE436RES1 - Frigidaire Overheating

This model dryer has suddenly decided to get freakishly hot to touch on the back panel and the top right side. I have completely taken the machine apart and cleaned it and the dryer vent hoses. The issue is still occuring. My gut tells me thermastat, but doesn't that usually mean the heating lelment quits vs. overheating? What might the issue be?

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Tstat possible but make sure vent is open completely to outside ..may try load with rear hose off to verify

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