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Maytag Dryer We have an electric, fron-load Maytag dryer that is 2 years old. When we used it last night it was emitting a very hot, burning smell. I opened the door to stop it and a bit a smoke came out of the door. It has been running hot lately and doesn't cool down, the clothes always come out very hot when it's finished. What could be causing this?

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The high limit switch may be malfunctioning. i would have it looked at by a professional. this could be a fire hazard.

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