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Kenmore dryer. 80 series. 6 years old.

Dryer runs but does not heat. had overtemp switch replaced. ops ok now. is there a reset botton on this switch? repair took only 10 minutes.

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  • tech helper Dec 24, 2007

    just wondering bacause of short time to fix.

  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2008

    dryer does not turn

  • Kenmore80 Feb 24, 2008

    Dryer Spins but dosen't get hot

  • Anonymous Sep 22, 2008

    The dryer runs but does not get hot. It's a Kenmore 80 series ( gas)model#110.74832400. Purchased 4/2005. Help!

  • MRitchie01 Oct 11, 2008

    Is there a reset button for the heating element on a Kenmore 80 series front load gas dryer

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