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My whirlpool dryer #LER5636KT0 seems to be working ok with the exception that it won't turn off when the door is opened. I have to turn the timer knob to the off position for it to stop. What would be the cause of this?

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There is a door switch so that when you open the door the dryer turns off. Be sure to unplug dryer before trying to remove the switch, it needs a new switch put in.

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