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Gas smell from dryer

I have a stacked washer/dryer. When in use the dryer emits a gas smell which is particularly strong by the outside vent. The clothes have been taking longer to dry recently and the last load did not heat at all. The machine is approx. 9 years old.

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Re: gas smell from dryer - Kenmore 74842 Gas Dryer Dryers

Your igniter needs to be replaced.

Posted on Feb 04, 2007

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