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Kenmore 62972 ele dryer

I have a 6 yr old kenmore ele dryer. when I press the on button, it starts for a second then stops. It only seems to run when I tape button down. I replaced the push-to-start switch, but problem is still there. What can I do? Possible electric malfunction? Thanks.

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THERE IS A SMALL RELAY THAT THAT BUTTON ACTIVATES ... THE RELAY SOUNDS LIKE IT IS BAD. BEFORE REPAIRING I WOULD HAVE A "FIXED-FEE" DIAGNOSTIC TEST DONE. USUALLY 30-50 DOLLARS. THEN THERE IS THE REPAIR COST. IS IT WORTH IT?

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