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Gas dryer doesn't heat up

I have a 6-year old Maytag Atlantis MD-15 gas dryer that does not heat up. I see that the burner does not ignite. I don't see pilot botton. How to ignite it? Anyone have a suggestion?

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My maytag gas dryer doesn't put out enough heat, I have it on high heat what is the problem

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,when you start your gas dryer you should here two clicks, if so then your ignitor should begin to glow if two clicks and no glow [its your ignitor] but you can use a volt meter and make sure 110 volts at ignitor if voltage replace ignitor with new.if not two clicks then its going to be your thermal fuse its in the same area as the burner Therese two kinds[only one in each dryer tho],both white having two wires and small, one looks like a missile the other a fling saucer.ither kind you can put the two wires going to it to gether ,isolate them with tape and try heating.if heats replace.now if fuse you need to check for any blockage,inyou house or dryer.over heating can cause the fuse to open if i can be of more help you can email thru fixya God bless ,tom

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

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