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No heat in dryer

Dryer runs, but no heat

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  • dave sunderland Nov 11, 2012

    combo stacked, not separable

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 11, 2012

    You will need to remove the back of the dryer and check the thermostats for continuity. Here is a video to show you how to check them. The model is different but the process is the same.

  • dave sunderland Nov 17, 2012

    all answers were helpful. The hard part was getting the unit out of the closet. The thermal fuse was blown-- an $8 part. Thanks for all the help

  • John Tripp
    John Tripp Nov 17, 2012

    Good deal! Thanks for your comment and rates,,,John Tripp

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Check your exhaust leading from your dryer because kinks and lint blockage are the leading cause for exhaust high temperature thermal fuse to burn out causing it to run with no heat. The thermal fuse for a front loading 110.88752791 is part number=> 3399849 Thermal Fuse
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You may view the location number 15 HERE. The location 5 in that photo is the=> 3398128 Cycling Thermostat

How to check these parts can be found on the same above pages, If rhe model I listed is not your model let me know and I will send you links to other models with the same model number as 110.88752791, Thank You Sea Breeze

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What is the model number of your unit?

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  • dave sunderland Nov 07, 2012

    stylemaster 909278

  • dave sunderland Nov 10, 2012

    model is 110.88752791 it is a kenmore

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 10, 2012

    Stacked unit?

  • dave sunderland Nov 11, 2012

    Thanks, my son in denver will use your posts to see what he finds. I think he has a clog that needs clearing and a bad thermal fuse and/or a bad element. we will see. we will keep you posted. thanks for your help.

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