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I have a Kenmore Electric Dryer Model # 86681100. Recently after it was in the dry cycle it would turn off after about 20-30 minutes of dryng. Sometimes it would turn right back on and other times I would have to wait for it to I guess cool down. I took off the back hose and vacuumed out the lint hose and it does not seem to have helped. Now when I push the button to start it, sometimes it starts, sometimes it makes the noise like it is trying to start but does not and then sometimes it does not at all. No noice or anything. Any suggestions before I spend a lot of money to get a repair man to look at it. Thanks so much for any insight.

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