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Hello, my dryer just click when i try to start a cycle, i have unplugged it and check the fuse box. all the light come on so there is power but it will not start.

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More then likely it is the belt switch to reset the switch unplug the dryer, remove the power cable and back cover completely. Note last two screws holding back cover are under the top cover which is held on with two screws at the rear. Remove the screws then pull top cover back and then lift it off. Remove last two screws and take off the full back cover . On the front of the motor you should see two white wires going into the safety switch for the belt breaking. Push the button on the left to reset the switch (you probably will hear a click) Do not push the right button as that is the trip button. Hope this helped Tim

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