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Our dryer won't start. The light (or light switch) has been

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Our dryer won't start. The light (or light switch) has been broken for years, we inherited it that way, but dryer has been working fine until now. My wife said it wouldn't start this morning. I got home and it started briefly, like for 5 seconds, then shut off. Now, nothing.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Medic replied 1 year ago.

Hi, hold the light switch in and turn the drum while at the same time pressing start. Does the drum start?

What is the model number?