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Will not heat up

The dryer will not heat up everything else is working prior to this it had been taking a long time to dry

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  • Linda Bramer-Holman Apr 08, 2008

    Same thing on my DE713 Maytag. Checked all the connections I could see and replaced the inside tub sensor.

  • Anonymous Jun 10, 2008

    The dryer is not heating up at all, everything else seems to be working. No heat!

  • Anonymous Nov 15, 2008

    LDG7500AAW will not heat up

  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2009

    all systems function except no heat and do not hear a gas ignition. checked ducting and vents. no obstruction to air flow. affirmed gas flow to house and fau units functioning normally. 01/02/2009

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    are you hearing the burner ignight after about 30 seconds

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DE713 is an electric Dryer

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http://www.fixya.com/support/r3578821-dryer_takes_too_long_to_dry

The number one cause of dryer heat related problems is poor exhaust ventilation. If not vented properly, a dryer will not dry efficiently, will actually take longer than required to dry, and will cause the heating circuits to overheat to the point of failure. The dryer will actually seem hotter than usual in many cases as the heating circuits begin to overheat. This is also the source of many fire hazards if not resolved. Read through the link provided and review some of the potential causes.

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1. Venting
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