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I just moved and my Smartheat Quiet pack9 was working fine... but now...

It takes 2 hours to dry a load of laundry..what do i do? Who can help me?

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  • czwick Nov 26, 2007

    same problem 2hrs to dry vent clear gas ok



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Check your vent. It is common for the vent to be plugged with something when the dryer is not in place to keep air from coming in and to keep mice and other pests out.
You also may need to check the power to the dryer plug to make sure there is not a problem there. The motor will run on 110 volts but you need 220 for the element to heat.
Post back if you have any questions.

Posted on Nov 19, 2007

  • Michael  Lindley
    Michael Lindley Nov 22, 2007

    Just wanted to follow up on your dryer and see if you found the problem or need more help.


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    Michael Lindley Nov 28, 2007


    You say your gas is ok. If you have a gas dryer, you may have a problem with the coils that operate the gas valve.

    Please post your problem in a thread of it's own and we can go over the checks for it.




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