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I have a Kenmore electric dryer. Lately, the unit does not

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I have a Kenmore electric dryer. Lately, the unit does not shut off at the end of the cycle. The timer continues to clock and goes into the next cycle.

Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Francis replied 8 years ago.

It would be the timer. This timer has contacts that should open up as it reaches the end of a cycle. The contacts could have welded in that is why it is not releasing.