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Where is the reset button on a fisher & paykel dryer model DEGX1, also where is the heating element located?

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Always disconnect power first and take the front off of the dryer and locate the heating element. On the front of the heating element, in between two wires, there is a red button. Push the button and you might hear a click that sounds similar to a circuit breaker. It is a reset button for the heating element. This should fix your problem, here is a website if you need further assistance, Good Luck Tim:

http://www.appliancerepairlesson.com/

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