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No heat my dryer will not dry the clothes

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  • Mckparson Dec 20, 2007

    Similar problem here. The temperature gets warm, but never hot (even when heat is set to the highest settings). I have used other machines before and noticed that when run at high heat, the tumbler barrel is very hot to the touch. This unit is barely even warm and I can easily keep my hand on it without the heat being uncomfortable.
    What can I check? I read above that someone recommended checking to see if the heat coil was clear of lint or something like that. How do I access that?
    What else is there to check?
    I do have an volt/ohm type meter if anyone wants to tell me how to check any electrical parts.
    Please help.

    Danny P

  • jptheyer Feb 03, 2008

    clothes do not dry - No heat coming through

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If this worked before then the heating coil is bad., make sure the airways are clear of lent

Posted on Dec 12, 2007

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