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DennisH, Appliance Technician
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Experience:  14 years with current appliance repair company
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I have a maytag dryer, 6-7 years old..Model MDE3500AyQ.

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I have a maytag dryer, 6-7 years old..Model MDE3500AyQ. The problem I'm having is the timer does not advance. I just purchased a new timer and that did not fix. Ideas????
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  DennisH replied 9 years ago.


I would start be inspecting the dryness sensor (metel strips inside drum) make sure they dont have wax build up from dryer sheets. and that the wiring has not come loose and is grounded to cabinet.