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The dryer isn't fully drying the clothes. It dries them until they are damp. If I forget to turn on the dryer again, the clothes are left damp and smell like mildew. When I begin a load, the temperature sensor light goes to "damp" instead of wet. Any suggestions on what it might be? Thanks

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This usually involves air flow.
Check to see if your dryer is pushed up against the vent at the
wall. dont move the dryer but look behind with a light and check the vent for restriction.
Go out side too and check for full volume air flow Take a thermometer and check for 150 to 160 degrees heat outside, at
the same time. You can't get an accurate temp check while clothes are in the dryer.
There are other problems that can cause poor drying too.
Let me know if you need more help.

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