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Not working intermittently

I've cleaned out the vent tube, but the dryer is taking longer and longer to work. Some loads have heat, while most are luke warm at best so they never dry. Could this be a problem with the gas flow, maybe a solenoid? Any help is appreciated!

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Re: Not working intermittently

Also check the gas coils on top of the gas valve odds are if the heat comes on for a little while and shutts off the coils are getting hot and falling out let me know if this works

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Re: Not working intermittently

Most of the time... the gas valves work or dont work... I would try taken off the vent hose all together and check to make sure you have a good blow or flow of air out at the exhast of dryer and to see if you are really getting heat out of it. also if you look close in the back thu the wholes back there you should be able to see if you burner is firing or not

Posted on Sep 05, 2007

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