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GE Heavy duty Dryer will not start when ''start button'' pushed...will make a loud buzz, starts for anything from 10 -20 seconds if I keep finger on the button then goes off I have to keep returning every 5 or 10 mins to try restart. if and when it does stay on, the buzz switches to a lower pitch. I can then take my finger off the button and it stays on. Once dryer is hot it will keep going as long as I don't let it get cold again

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That buzzing noise is electricity trying to make a motor that is siezed up to move. In short your motor is burned up. Sorry.

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There can be many reasons why your dryer will not start or turn...

The most common causes are the belt breaking or jumping off, or the motor going bad...

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