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I have a KitchenAid gas dryer that won't heat; Model # KGYE650VALO. How do I troubleshoot this so that I don't replace unnecessary parts? Where can I get a repair guide; preferably online and free?

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The dryer will not heat i check the vent to make sure no upstruction and open the back to make sure no wire was lose. where will the fuse be kenmore model 76722697 serial No. 0702383

Posted on Jan 18, 2008

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The problem could be a faulty component such as the timer, heating glow bar, gas coils, safety or operating thermostats. First thing to do is to check the venting to make sure it is not plugged. I cover that more in detail if you wanna check it out.

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Posted on Feb 26, 2009

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dryer element. Common problem easy repair.

Posted on Jun 07, 2009

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Sears will not tell you before they come. It will be over $150 when they come out. There are several possible parts, Thermal fuse, ignitor, thermostat, coil on the valve. Verifying voltage to the valve will tell you where to look next. If it is a thermal fuse then what caused it to blow needs fixed or it will just go again.(over heat due to restricted air flow or stuck thermostat). You should be able to get the parts for under $50.
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Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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Sound like the therm switch under back cover. They are small round and silver with wire on each side, also one is white around 2 inches long with wire attached to each side. check with a tester to see if good, if not jump from one side of wire to other, plug dryer back in and turn on, if it works change switch, this should solve your problem, cheap easy fix.

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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