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Maytag dryer performing inconsistantly

3 yr old heavily used dryer now only works adequately about 1/3rd of time
other times it tumbles with NO heat or very low heat even on highest settings (used to be too hot @ this high setting!)
had repair man out who checked for adequate ventilation ,cleaned filter etc & could not find anything wrong
he did NOT replace anything & (no surprise!) the problems remain
I have a few months left on my warranty & want to be proactive in getting the necessary replacemnt part(s) for more consistant & higher heat.
As the repairman seemed clueless re troubleshooting ideas I need your help with suggestions of poss problem & how to fix
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You either need a new heating element or you are not getting full 240 volts, im assuming its electric here. check your outlet to make sure both leads are hot.

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