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Maytag performa dryer pye/g2200

Dryer does not dry as fast as it used to. Turns on and gets warm. But takes two cycles now to do the same amount of cloths. Does a heating element go slowly bad?

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  • moondoggyrod Feb 08, 2009

    I have the same problem.  I have already cleaned the venting and that didn't make much of a difference.  I am drying a load for at least 2 hours.  Sometimes more.

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Hi .thanks for the question .no the element does not go bad a little at a time. but the venting gets clogged up a little at a time . remove the venting and clean to the outside wall . also if the dryer is noisy you could have a blower problem. if the dryer is noisy .but check the venting thanks the appliance doc

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