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Dryer heat shuts off after a few minutes.

I have a Maytag MDG6700A gas dryer. The dryer will start like always but the heat will stop after a minute or so once a cycle starts. Everything else seems fine. ??????

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  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    My dryer turns on and off for a minute after I start it until finally shutting off. I've taken the dryer apart and I am assuming that something has gotten into the motor and stopping it from spinning

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    gas will run for a few minutes then shuts off for a minute then re lights. this goes back and forth. I replaced coils already

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Replace the 2 black solenoids on the gas valve ..after heat up they sometimes will go bad and burner will not reignite even though the ignitor glows

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