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Kenmore mod# 110.73012102, sounds like igniter is working ,drum turns, air blows ,but no heat

Was working fine,then stoped heating,you can hear the igniter fire up may get warm for a few seconds but does not get hot, changed the settings to whites, towels did not help ,mod#110.73012102 ser mp1802001

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Pop off the bottom panel,there's two clips that are on top of the bottom panel,stick a screw driver or putty knife in and pop the clips and pull out the panel to remove,start the dryer,if the flame ignites and then after a few minutes it doesn't ignite any more you have bad gas coils located on top of the gas valve,part number 279834 and they're around 25 dollars,if the flame ignites but goes out to soon most likely you have a blockage somewhere from lint buildup,pull off the vent line from the back of dryer and see if it runs any better,also unplug the dryer,remove the lint filter,remove the bottom panel and then remove the metal duct that the filter slides into and clean it out,vac and blow out all lint with a shop vac on the motor and inside the cabinet,if your vent line is a long run,remove it from the back of dryer and blow it out with a leaf blower,first check outside to make sure there isn't a cage or anything blocking the air flow before you blow out the line,if there is remove it and don't put it back.let me know how you make out and good luck.

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SOURCE: dryer stpped working

with power disconnected
if any wire disconnected before any test, reconnect & test dryer, reconnect wires after each test
disconnect wires from start button and test, conduct when pushed, no conduct when release
if fail replace start button test dryer
disconnect wires from door switch and test, conduct when pushed, no conduct when release
if fail replace door switch test dryer
follow leads from start button to relay(relay is first device connected to start button), and make sure all wires connected at both ends. If any wires disconnected, test dryer
locate thermostats and thermal fuses on fan housing and ducts
individually disconnect wires from each and test. conduct good, no conduct fail
replace any failed thermal fuse or thermostat test dryer
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Posted on Oct 12, 2008

djz83
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SOURCE: Kenmore dryer does not heat up. Mod#110 60912990

First I would make sure that you have 240volts coming into the dryer. Then I would check the thermal cut-off in is a fuse on the housing of the element. that should be it but if not look for the heater relay.

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SOURCE: Kenmore dryer 110 708 12990 Igniter glows, but

replace the two coils on the gas valve use the maytag coil kit much cheaper and same part

Posted on Jun 30, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a Kenmore dryer, mod 110 60956990, ser

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Posted on Oct 29, 2010

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SOURCE: our kenmore dryer 600 series,model


Hi,

There can be many reasons why your dryer will not start or turn...

The most common causes are the belt breaking or jumping off, or the motor going bad...

Here are a couple of tips that I wrote will help you to figure out why your dryer will not run...

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