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Dryer was working it stoped and smelled like something burning .

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You should call a repairman. Sounds like a thermostat that failed and the heat built-up inside the heating chamber until the machine stopped. This would be a gas therm and replaced by a qualified repairman. Unplug the machine and don't attempt to operate it as it might lead to a fire.

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