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Dryer won't stay running

When i press the start button on my dryer it goes on but i have to hold the button in. even when i hold the button in it still turns off. what could this be?

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The centrifical switch on the main motor is not engageing you can take the dryer apart and clean it its on the motor shaft where the pully is but some times you have to replace the motor if the run windings are bad

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