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No heat after a minute of drying

I HAVE A LGR8648LWO WHIRLPOOL DRYER ITS HEATS UP FOR MINUTE AND STILLS SPINS BUT NO HEAT CAN YOU HELP?

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  • albert getty
    albert getty May 11, 2010

    there might be a crack in element when it heats up it comes apart then when it cools it reconnects

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Your GAS dryer has no element.
You should remove the vent from the rear of the dryer.
Run on hi heat with no laundry.
Your exhaust temperature should be from 130 to 165 degrees.
If not you have a thermostat problem or a ignitor/gas valve problem.

Posted on Feb 21, 2009

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