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kenmore dryer 87980100 wont turn on. Checked there is power

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kenmore dryer 87980100 won't turn on. Checked there is power to the outlet. Door button clicks when door is closed. Nothing happens when start button is pressed
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 6 years ago.

Hi thanks for the question.

Is the lint filter on the top, it will help me

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Yes lint filter is on top
Expert:  John replied 6 years ago.

Part 2986

Take the back off and check this thermal fuse, you can join the wires together to try it out , pull the plug first , then join the wires . plug it back in if it starts up replace the thermal fuse.

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