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My kenmore 400 electric dryer was working fine. i bought about a month ago. Up until last night. when it would turn it make a short grinding noise then a big THUNK. And i noticed the room was hotter than usual. so i check the vent. sure enough it was blocked. so i unblocked it to see if that would solve my problem. it didnt. could that be the reason that it started making that noise?

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