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Bosch Exxcel 8 dryer keeps stopping with filter/ venting

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Bosch Exxcel 8 dryer keeps stopping with filter/ venting hose light coming on despite not having any blockage issues. Is there a faulty sensor somewhere?
JA: What's the make and model of your dryer? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Bosch Exxcel 8
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: 5 years old
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Yes
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: UK Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 5 months ago.

Hello, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.

If the air duct is not stopped up then remove the rear panel of the dryer above the heater box is going to be some thermostats, it should have a red reset button on it push the button and see if it will reset the thermostat. If that does not work then on the front of the dryer where the opening to the air duct is there is a NTC thermal device you can check with a meter it should have continuity if not its bad, but the failure is due to either improper venting or one of those thermal devices I mentioned have failed.

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Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 5 months ago.

Hi there,
I was just getting back with you, I see the question is still open and I have not heard back from you is there something else I can help you with?