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Kenmore heavy duty clothes dryer will not heat

Kenmore model # 96281800 heavy duty electric dryer will not heat. Evrything seems to work other than it does not heat and the timer does not shut the unit off. wont heat up and timer wont work

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REMOVE THE BACK AND CHECK THE HEATER FUSE AND THE HEATING ELEMENT-MIKE

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

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most problems with dryers not heating is the thermo fuse is blown. bout 20 buck to replace it looks like a small white flat football. but most likely if it went out that means the the high temp thermostat is messed up too

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