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I have an estate TGDS740JQ gas dryer. It has two problems that are probably linked. The first is the dryer will run for hours sometimes and sometimes it shuts off like it should. I snaked the vent and replaced the timer but that didn't solve the problem. The second (new problem I think) is the heat doesn't always kick in? I checked the thermal fuse and that was closed. After checking the fuse and thermostats the heat then worked???????? Any ideas? Thanks.

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