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My front loading gas dryer has stopped putting out heat

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If possible pop open the case and see if its lighting if it is and then goes out its your thermostat if it doesn't light at all its the igniter. In most cases its the thermostat not detecting the heat and shutting the gas off to prevent explosion. Let me know if you need help.
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