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...dryer. To me, it sounds like it overheating or the heater unit has become lose from its hold rack. I would MOST definitely have a pro look at it and do NOT leave the dryer unattended...It may be a ...

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...burning smell. It did not seem to come from overheated clothes. Yesterday when I tried the dryer, it did not work at all. No light, no noise, nothing. Sounds as if the door switch/latch had stuck.the ...

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...dryer model #MDG4000BWW when i push start it makes a busying noise but wont start and then i smell something burning. if its electric burning smell,its either a overheating motor,capacitor or both or ...

Question about Nexxt WTMC3321US Electric Dryer

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Dryer smells like it is overheating or burning, a burning rubber odor and i have checked the venting, and it is good burning rubber smell means the belt is slipping, needs to be replaced

Question about Nexxt WTMC3321US Electric Dryer

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...close to having a fire if you continue to use it. The whole vent system should be taken apart, cleaned, the heat limit sensors checked and the duct cleaned. Your dryer is overheating and is a

Question about Nexxt WTMC3321US Electric Dryer

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Dryer smells like something is burning. Heard a snap but checked the belt and it is intact. The burning smell usually comes from an overheating motor. Onces it heats to a certain point, it will trip ...

Question about Neptune MDE5500AY Electric Dryer

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...dryer you here a humm noise like the engine is trying to turn but it wont and shuts down. And smells like electrical burning. took apart to see if belt not belt nothing jammed. sounds like you have a ...

Question about Neptune MDE5500AY Electric Dryer

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...electrical burning smell you should call a technician. The smell could be generated from either the control panel being shorted or the motor itself overheating and burning the one of the windings

Question about Neptune MDE5500AY Electric Dryer

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...overheating sensor kick in & the dryer shuts off. Any help? Thank you. Check for vent blockages! Overheating may be a serious issue and fire hazzard. A slow moving drum could mean a bad traction ...

...dryer had blocked vent. It overheated had burning smell. I cleared the vent now burner won't light. I think it might be thermal fuse? maytag gas dryer had blocked vent. It overheated had burning ...

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