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Hi, thanks for using JustAnswer.com. Will the dryer shut off in the "Timed Dry" cycle, say like if you set it on 20 minutes? Also, may I please have your model number?
Are you able to check for power at the timer motor with a meter? Also, may I please have the model number?
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You will need to check for voltage to the timer motor terminals. You should see the wires that lead from the timer to the timer motor, unless your timer is sealed. Can you see any wires to the timer motor?
I believe the timer is at fault. There is nothing else it can be, especially if it will not shut off in the timed cycle. There is power to the timer motor 100% of the time in Timed Dry setting until the timer shuts off. If it will not shut off in the timed cycle, you have a bad timer.