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Gas go's on then shut off

The flame will come on for five min, then gos off, the igniter will come on and off trying to relight but on gas coming out. if you trun it off and let it sit for five min it will work but only for 4 to 5 min
something is shuting the gas valve off

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Check the exhaust for good air flow.
Remove the rear exhaust vent and run the dryer.
If that corrects the problem repair the vent blockage.
If it does not correct the problem replace the gas valve coils.

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