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No heat HI all...Just cleaned out the vent hose, went to restart, and have no heat. It is a gas drywer non-commercial..ModerlRG87745PQO

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Check the glow ignitor. It is located on the bottom of the drum. You will need to remove the back panel. Then with a 5/16th wrench remove the glow ignitor look for a crack that is visible or you will see a white line all the way across one side of the glow.

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If the iron doesn't heat, make sure power is on to the outlet, check the electrical chord, and check the thermostat and replace if necessary.

If the iron heats but steams improperly, inspect the soleplate and clean the vents and flush sediment out of the steam chamber .
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