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Hi, welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you! Is the dryer not starting or what trouble are you having with it, please? Does the start switch seem to "stick in" when it is pressed?
Thank you! If you remove the lower back panel, you will see a rectangular white plastic thermal fuse mounted right near where the air comes out. Can you test that part for continuity or remove the wires from it and tape them together and see if the dryer starts, please? The fuse is shown as number 7 in the picture at the link below. Let me know what you find, please.
Yes, does it show continuity through it (with the wires removed)?
Thank you. Are you comfortable measuring live voltage?
Can you put those wires back on the fuse and then, with the dryer plugged in, measure the voltage from one of the fuse wires to ground (any part of the case) while pressing the start button, looking for 120 VAC, please?
Thank you. I suspect the timer is faulty. You can remove the timer from its mount and there are two screws on the front that will allow the metal shaft and cam to be gently pulled out to allow inspection of the contacts inside. I believe you will find a set of contacts that are badly burnt inside. Make sure you unplug the dryer if you remove the timer. Or, the timer is available below.
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You bet, be gentle when pulling it apart in case it needs to go back together.