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Hi there,

Well if your dryer tumbles, but there is no heat then you may please check out the following -
1. First of all you can check out for proper air flow - Check the vent for proper air flow by placing your hand over the exterior vent while the dryer is running. You should feel a strong flow of air. If not then check the lint trap. It is located either on top of the dryer or possibly just inside the door. Remove any lint that has built up in the lint trap. Cleaning the lint trap should be done regularly, even as often as after every load. Do not operate the dryer without a lint trap in place.
2. Secondly you can check out the Ignitor - gas dryer blows air through a burner assembly to heat the air. The burner assembly consists essentially of a gas valve, ignitor and a flame sensor. If any part of the burner assembly malfunctions, the result will be low or no heat and slow drying of the clothes.
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Posted on Sep 10, 2010

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I think you have a gas dryer, and a bad ignitor.

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There is a flame sensor on the side of the flame housing. Jump the 2 wires out and see if the ignitor glows then. If so you need a flame sensor.

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you can remove the lower acess panel (2) 5/16 screws along bottom. youll get a good view of workings there. turn on dryer (make sure a heat cycle is selected. you should see the ignitor light with in a few secs. if not unplug the ignitor(small white connector maybe 6inhes back from ignitor itself) and with a meter ck for 110v in that connection when unit is turned on, if you do have 110volts , you hav abad ignitor. ifyou dont get 110 volts you need to check the thermostat(s) located on top of the heater box right above the ignitor, if no continuity you need a new thermo.

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repl/ coils when bad does the same thing that it going on w/ your dryer

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

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first check you exhuast. If you have access to the vent outsid where the vent termintes the check and see if there is no lint build up or make sure nothing is block the air flow to the outside(storage caontainers or anything that will block the airflow from the dryer to the outside)..if no blockage or lint build up, then i would change you gas coil vales. they are located on you gas valve. they are 2 black looking things. But make sure when if you change them,one of them has a metal sleeve that goes on the shaft...make sure you know whick one it came from and slide it back on there..sometime when you take the old oned out, itll come off with the coil. Just take it out and slid it onto the gas valve. Like i said tho, make sure you know whick one it came off from...but yeah, try changing you gas valve coil....if its an amana dryer then there should be that bottom panel to take off and the gas valve should be right there..hope this helps

Posted on Jul 27, 2009

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