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Have a whirlpool electric dryer. My wife said that she noticed a burning smell from the back of the dryer while it is running. The clothes are still being dried though. Any suggestions? We have had this dryer for a number of years. Thanks. Eugene Joseph

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Usually, lint has found it's way into the burner chamber. This is often evidenced by small brown spots on clothes. To resolve, unplug the machine and open it up and investigate the burner area.

When finished cleaning, remove the outlet hose, turn on the unit and form an opinion about air flow.....Hook hose back up, turn machine on, and go outside the building, and verify very similar air flow volume. Any restriction will slow drying and allow more lint to get drawn into the air inlet.....

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