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My dryer will only stay hot for a few minutes what can i do The gas ignites but then after about 5 minutes it stops and the dryer gets cold

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Hello Friend, Your problem is very simple to fix. You're dryer needs a gas valve coil kit. To replace coils just remove front of dryer body and look below drum you will see the gas valve. The valve coils are located on top of valve (two little round black cylinders). It's simple, just remove the two screws from the little metal bracket that holds them down, unplug the wires from them and just lift them straight up off of the valve. Take notice that one has 3 wires and one has 2 wires. Just replace with new coils and plug wires back in and re-fasten metal bracket. Your dryer will run like new. Happy to help, Tim.

Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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Check the exhaust vent and duct
lint build up will cause the high limit to trip

Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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