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My dryers heater wont shut off so it gets real hot

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The heat is not sensed out and so the control secctionis faulty .
It can be primarrily the thermostat or then the next opttion is the control timer unit.
Replace the unit if you are not able to see/test a defective component. Trigger test the thermostat on the control unit and if it works the therrmostat is faulty,
However if there is no reponse, then the control unit is faulty.

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