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I HAVE A MAYTAG DRYER MODEL MDE508DAYW THIS DRYER GOY TO WHERE

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I HAVE A MAYTAG DRYER MODEL MDE508DAYW THIS DRYER GOY TO WHERE IT WOULD OVERHEAT AND THEN SHUT OFF. WHEN IT COOLED DOWN IT WOULD START BACK DRYING BUT NOW IT TUMBLES WHEN YOU HOLD THE KNOB IN BUT WILL NOT STAY RUNNING. THANKS TOM
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 8 years ago.
sounds like you have a bad motor in it. the motor starts with the start switch and the the run windings take over because you said it would run for a while then shut of tells me windings are overheating. Give me a little while and I will look up motor. thanks Bryan
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