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I have a Kenmore gas dryer 11072952100 heats up for 3 min then shuts down then heats up again for 1 min then shuts down again replaced thermistor,and check with ohm meter .I still have same problem help me please jack

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Ohms out the two gas solenoids. You might find one open. Replace both.
Make sure the vent/air flow is not restricted.

Posted on Oct 19, 2013

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Marco, looks like you covered a venting problem and with the fact that you changed all the thermostats, leads me to believe that your primary and boosting coils are not functioning as they should. This are located on the gas valve. A sure way to tell is by observation. The ignitor will glow, you will hear a click and the flame should start. If it glows, clicks and does not start you can be assured it's probably your coils. Pretty inexpensive to repair. The part numbers are 5303307292 for the secondary coil and 5303307292 for your booster. Make sure to change both.

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SOURCE: Kenmore 90 Series Gas Dryer that drys for 10 mins & shuts off...

Check the vent pipe going to the outside of the house, including the vent louver, to make sure the pipe is not partially or fully clogged with lint.

Your symptoms are a classic description of reduced or no airflow from the dryer.

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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Check the hi limit thermostat and the cycle thermostat. They may be opening too soon.
Remove the connecting vent on the rear of the dryer exhaust and see if it cycles normally.
The flame sensor may be malfunctioning.
If the gas valve coils are good, these are the only other possibilities.

Posted on Mar 28, 2009

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You either have a clogged vent, or the gas coils need changed..

Posted on Jan 12, 2010

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