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Dryer doesn t get hot

Dryer runnes but doesn t get hot vent is clear and gas is on what could it be

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It is going to be either the igniter for the gas or the heating element
you probably have an electric igniter. it is not igniting the gas to make the dryer heat i would definantly start with that

Posted on Jan 08, 2009

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