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Dryer problem: clothes are in the dryer, door is shut, on "normal" setting, pressed the start button and it only beeps, does not start.

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Is it showing an error code or is there no display? One thing you can do is unplug the unit for one minute and then plug it back in this will reset it and if it is just a glitch it will be gone and things will be OK again. I hope this works for you if not write back with the error code if there is one showing on the display.

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