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Have a frigidaire "gallery" series stackable washer/dryer, the heating element initially turns on when the dryer starts. you can see the element light up and feel heat but after a minute of run time the element goes out and clothes do not dry.Is there a sensor and/or switch on this unit that cycles the heating element? shouldn't the element stay on during the drying cycle? Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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