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Hi, my dryer will not shut off anymore. It keeps on beeping, have to open the door to make it stop. But on the Perm/Press/normal cycle it will shut off by itself. When you set the Cycle Selector control it also starts up without pushing the on button. We ordered a rebuild Cycle Selector Control part, it did the same thing so they send us a 2nd one, but it does the same thing. HELP Thank you, Tom

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    No thank you, I did not see that it costs $6.00 my fault. That is $6.00 I can apply towards the repairman. Thanks

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I would se if you can get a new selector, is it the timer?,You may want to replace all top panel switches go to a used appliances second hand store you may be able to get a new top panel

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