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Kenmore Dryer I have a kenmore 70 series dryer, it dries for about 10 minutes then i hear like a rattling noise and then the dryer only blows cold air... If I turn it off and let it sit for about 30 minutes I can turn it on and it will get hot for about 10 minutes again... I have to use this cycle to dry a load of clothes

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Your thermostat could have problem and it confused the temporature inside the dryer. You should change the thermostat. To make sure you can use VOM (vol-amp-milimeter) device to check it. If it reads 0, it means OK. If it reads another number, it is faulty and need changing a new one.
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