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Dryer not heating

I have a FRIGIDAIRE GALLERY FRONT LOADING DRYING. I know this is an old dryer but it is just not heating. We tried cleaning and changing the dryer duct from the window to the dryer, it worked for a day. we took off the back and cleaned that as best as we could still no heat. When i look up the model # nothing come up. What else can we do. The model number is FDG437GHSO serial XD01910787 please help

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This model number shows you have a gas dryer...take the top off ..take a putty knife and push in on about a inch away from each corner between the front panel and the top..now look straght to the back you will see two therostats ,,replace them..onthejob

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Change the heating coil aand limit switches...it will be one or both that are bad

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If it runs then the fuse is not blown so it is most likely a broken element. Start here:
Dryer not heating - 5a3cea6.jpgTIP: you do not need to spend 90 bucks on a heater pan and element you can get a restring kit for 1/3rd the price, Just off the top of my head I would say you need part number 5300622032 restring kit. No more than 25 bucks.

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