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Maytag dryer does not maintain heat and clothes smell

My maytag atlantis dryer gets hot initially but then the heat stops. the dryer continues to tumble but the air is cold and the exhaust outside and the clothes in the dryer smell like gas. what gives?

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Save yourself the repair call and replace the gas coils. They're a $30 part and it takes all of five minutes. Works like a charm.

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Re: Maytag dryer does not maintain heat and clothes smell

Check coils on burner assembly. Often when a dryer heats initially and then stops heating a coils has gone bad.

Posted on Nov 11, 2007

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