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Drum will not turn

I have a FDGB34RGS1 Frigidaire Crown Gas Dryer. Recently it has started acting up where it will not turn on and begin to rotate when I hit the start knob. Sometimes I can get it to turn on by manually rotating the drum. Then when I release override switch, close the door and again turn the START knob, it does start and seems to work ok. This worked about a month ago ... but it is not working today. Any suggestions? Thanks ... in advance.

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From your description, you may have a bad spot in the armature of the motor, or a faulty centrifugal switch on the motor.

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