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Dryer runs but does not get hot

Kenmore Electric dryer - Model 86980100 - front loader - dryer runs but does not dry clothes. Does not get warm. Have cleaned out the lint from the lint filter and the hose on the back of the dryer is free from any lint and dirt. Now what do I check?

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It is your heating element,replacing it yourself will be a lot cheaper.
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I have the same dryer and I forgot what the part was called, i believe it is the heater element which you need to replace. That is what I did and it fixed the problem. very easy to install

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