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My dryer is ot blowing hot air

My kenmore mod 110.74832400, ser ms1408808 is not blowing hot air where is my polit light located???

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Remove the heater vent, then turn dryer on. Does this fix problem? If so then you have a block in your vent hose.

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


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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Kenmore Electric Dryer , 700 series, MOD 64722400 , SER MR4136705 , Type DWJR-ELE-2406028-FM64 . Dryer is not heating, checked fuse it's fine, cleaned every nook and cranny with a swifter duster and...


Hi.

Be sure that you have checked the thermal fuse. The part is tested using a multimeter set on Ohms (impedance). Remove the fuse from dryer and read impedance touching the fuse contacts with the two multimeter probes. If impedance is Ohm infinity (open), then the fuse is bad.

If the fuse is OK because tested good or replaced, then the problem is either one of the three thermostats located in the heating group, or the heating element. All parts are tested similarly to what described for the thermal fuse. If any of the parts read open (infinity), then the part is faulty. After finding the defective part remove all the lint from heating assembly and air duct. The lint causes overheating and blows thermostats, fuse or element.

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Ginko

Jul 14, 2011 | Kenmore 64722 Electric Dryer

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I have a kenmore dyer series 70 mod-110 78702895 ser-MJ24117394. It won't blow hot air anymore and it continues to run blowing room temperature air well past it's normal run time. It ran over the whole...


You have two problems Dan.
#1...Your timer is defective, that is what is causing the machine to run and not shut off. If the timer is not defective, then it will be the electronic board which also controls the heating element.
#2...I will give you the basic repair info:

ALWAYS UNPLUG YOUR DRYER BEFORE ATTEMPTING TO DO ANY WORK ON IT.
Check to make sure you are getting full 220 Volt power to the dryer, if you are then:
Sounds like your problem may be with the heating coil. Remove the back/or front just under the door of the machine and try to locate the air duct going from the blower to the drum. Normally inside/outside the air duct you will find the heating coil and the thermostats/thermistors. Once you have located the heating coil, remove the two wires from it and check the coil with an ohm meter across the two terminals of the coil.
You should read continuity across the terminals, if not you will need to replace the coil as it is faulty.
If the heating coil is ok, then:
You can check the thermostat/thermistor one at a time by removing the two wires and taping them together with electrical tape or with an ohm meter to test the thermostat/thermistor. (Should have/show continuity)
If the coil heats up then replace the thermostat/thermistor.
(Thermal fuse.If it overheats the dryer will not operate. It's located on the blower housing. It cannot be reset. A vent clogged with lint can cause it to overheat. You can test it with an Ohm meter or continuity checker, if no continuity, replace it)
DO NOT LEAVE THE WIRES TAPED TOGETHER AFTER THE TEST.
This could cause a FIRE, as you have removed the safety of overheat from the machine.
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We have a 700 Series Kenmore MOD 110.77751600 SER MU2303422 TYPE: DDOT-NAT-1206006-CV20 King Size Quiet PAK II. There is intermittent spots of soot on our white and light colored clothing. We have narrowed...


This is from not enough HOT loads.

Fatty deposits gather between the basket and tub during COLD washes.

Then they are being released in large numbers when you do your whites on HOT.

It is recommended to do 1 HOT load per week.

Do an empty load with some degreaser added (like Goo-Gone) on the fullest/hottest setting you have.

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My kenmore gas dryer turns on and lights runs about five mins. hot and then starts blowing cold air and ignitor keeps glowing on and off but wont light flame


see if the thermal bulb is located in the path of the flame, and if it is you will have to change the gas thermal sensing bulb.

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Air flow and heating problem inside dryer.


???? this doesnt make much sense, can see how you would be measuring air flow within the cabinet??? air blowing out unit strong means your gettin good air flow fom within, that is a direct relation as to the amount of (hot) air being pulled across the clothing

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Dryer wont heat


if you already replace the heating element . it may be loose or it get damage . you can open the dryer from the back . and ck if the 220v is coming in . or the thrmstate is no goog . most likely you heater when dad again. good luck . and let me know if you need to find any parts for it .

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