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Kenmore gas dryer that turns but does not heat up

My Kenmore gas dryer turns but ther's no heat, what's the problem and how do i fix it? Dryer barely warms. Is there a schematic that will show where the fuse is?

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Mostly you need a thermal fuse,,take the back of ,,maybe 12 1/4 nut driver screws,,you will see a little white fuse,,replace it..onthejob

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