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Dryer heats but takes 3x as long to dry cloths

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  • Felix Cruz Feb 23, 2009

    I have checked the vents and all are clear.
    I have also installed a new heating element, the original burnt out.
    What else can it be?

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You are probably overloading it. put small amounts in for the time being

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Check the exhaust vent. Make sure it's not kinked or squished behind the machine. Also check where it vents to outside, if there is a screen to prevent critters from crawling in, make sure it's not blocked with lint.

Posted on Feb 21, 2009

  • Paulo Feb 21, 2009

    ...If your vent is not blocked you should feel lots of airflow to the outside when the dryer is running.

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