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Dryer won heat timer dosen't avance

My roper dryer wont heat and the tmer wont advance. I have replaced the timer unit and it still is not working

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  • skygrl Dec 27, 2007

    my problem is the exact same one. It will run, no heat the timer doesn't move. I am not sure if it is gas or electric but I think it is gas... this dryer is over 6 years old should we just get a new one?

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Huntman, the model posted shows as a gas dryer. In the lower left side there is a square plastic peep hole. Take a putty knife and pull it off. Set the dryer to high heat and take a look in the hole. Does the ignitor glow? If it doesn't you either have a bad thermal fuse or a bad ignitor. Start with the thermal fuse. You will have to remove the back panel to get at it. I will attach a photo. You can ohm it out, or just jump the wires temp. to see if the ignitor glows. If theral fuse is good and the ignitor does glow, you probabley have a bad set of coils. These sit on the gas valve are easy to replace. The timer won't advance without the heat. Check this out first...Catriver..post back.

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9 times out of 10 check your fuses there r usually 2 for your dryer that most people dont know about 1 of them is for the power and the other one runs the timer and heat

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