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Gas dryer does not seem to heat up the air

Our dryer seems to use only cold air, and it takes hours to dry anything.
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  • DiamondDave7 Apr 12, 2009

    Burner never comes on and the dryer runs forever. Have cleaned out inside cabinet, burner, lint track and fan. What next??? Thanks

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Thank you. It looks like *sometimes* it works just fine.
The next batch - after I posted the problem - was dried OK.
Maybe it was indeed clogging.
No gas smell, by the way.

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Do the gas burners come on at all and is the pilot light on as well. The orifices could be clogged or dirty or not combusting right. Do you smell gas any when you turn it on? Let me know so I can maybe help further.

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