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Dryer wont heat up!!

I dont know what year it is but is its almost brand new and its a newer model. It turns and all but it doesnt dry the clothes.
What could be wrong with it?

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  • Anonymous Nov 15, 2007

    for two days or so there was this smell coming from the dryer and eventually on the clothes it was kinda diesel fuel or something i didnt think anything of it at first because my husband spills stuff on him at work all the time anyways right after that the dryer wont heat up could tht be the heeting element? would that be the cause of the smell?

  • donnaw Nov 22, 2007

    I have a Kenmore 80 series gas dryer.
    The dryer turns on but does not dry the clothes. The ignitor appears to turn on but no heat to the dryer

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Check to see if the breaker is tripped if it's an electric dryer. It could also be a blown fuse within the dryer or a bad heating element. It could also be lack of air flow from the dryer to the outside, check for lint build up. Good Luck!!

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