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I have a ADMIRAL 20 pound Capacity heavy duty with Model # LDGA400AAW, SERIAL#KH18442. When I put a load in turn it on the tub spins. But does not heat up. Took the top and front of the housein off. Took tub out to see if any thing looked brokin. I have noticed that the blower is missing a clap, cleaned everything around it. Would this be the cause or a sensor is not working.  The igniter is still together. Please help me THANK YOU

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  Does the ignitor glow at all?  If it comes on then goes back out you may have a bad burner coil.  If it doesn't and the ignitor is good you may have a bad hi-limit stat.  Check your vent for restrictions.  If it is full of lint you probably have  bad hi-limit.  This is usually mounted on top of burner assembly.  

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