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Dryer is not heating air

I have a Maytag dryer, Model SDE3606AYW. It had been working well with no problems and suddenly stopped heating. It had been used to dry a couple of loads earlier the same day and was operating fine. Later that evening while trying to dry another load of laundry the dryer failed to heat the air.

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Sounds like the heating element or coil is out, but it could also be the board to. At any rate, if your not getting any heat what so ever, its more than likely electrical and its best to take it in. If it gets some kind of heat, then you might try cleaning out your dryer vents really good, and also in the dryer. Hope this helps.

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