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I have a Kenmore Elite HE3 gas dryer. The dryer worked great. And then we moved to a new house. We had to have a gas line installed for the washer and dryer. Ever since we've been in the new house the dryer doesn't dry well. It takes twice or three times the time to dry now as it did in our old house. Is the problem the dryer or the gas hook-up? -Kathy

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    I have the HE3 gas dryer the airflow is good, I have cleaned all the lint out and ran the dryer with the blower cover open and closed. I have the same amount of force coming out of the back pipe.



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The first thing to do is check the venting from the back of the dryer to the outside of the house including the venthood make sure it is clear. Blocked airflow can increase dry time decrease efficiency.

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