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I can smell a burning , all the cloth smell of smoke, its been happening for a long time, i got fed up and got ,my husband to take aprt the dryer to clen the lint, well he took off all the casing to clean for more lint, anmd find so much lint burnt in and around all the cables and motors.... this could of caused a fire...is this a known problem...?- its a gas dryer
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Sure is, Lots of lint can settle on the burner chute and even ignite causing the problem you incurred. You need to take the front cover off at least once anually to vac out the lint accumulation.

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