Question about Kenmore 63942 Dryer

1 Answer

Kenmore dryer model #11071804000

Kenmore gas dryer will not heat

One year ago I replaced the coil and it began to work . How often does the coil need to be replaced?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 156 Answers

Thay can go bad soon but ck the thermo fuse on the dryer its a white fuse on inside dryer that will fix it 98% time

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

10 year old Kenmore dryer Series 80 suddenly has stopped producing heat. Vent is clean. What else can I try?


On a gas model dryer those coils seem to die when heated when they have a little age on em. So if the ignitor works and the dryer does a little bit of heating then fails and it is gas then those coils are the problem. On an electric model the element will get brittle with age and die but if your dryer is suffering from air restrictions it may have had a limit trip on it.
themobilian_909.jpg
themobilian_910.jpg
themobilian_911.jpg
themobilian_912.jpg

themobilian_913.jpg
themobilian_915.jpg

I have a service manual and more of a Kenmore /whirlpool style dryer HERE



Jan 18, 2011 | Dryers

1 Answer

Hi, I have a kenmore gas dryer Model # 11077532600. When I first turn it on the gas runs then shuts off after about 5 to 7 minutes. I experienced this problem a year ago and we had the thermal fuse...


Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman";} Hi,
If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.

if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....

If you have an electric dryer, you can have many different things that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat.

check out this electric no heat tip...


heatman101

Sep 02, 2010 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

Kenmore Dryer #11071804000, The heat is okay for about 3 minutes, After 3 minutes the burners stop working but it continues to spin. Than it stops heating.


Sounds like failing coils on the burner or a faulty thermostat. Coils are cheap on ebay.
http://cgi.ebay.com/279834-Whirlpool-Gas-Dryer-Valve-Coil-694539-694540-/390209941230?cmd=ViewItem&pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item5ada532eee
Eric

Jun 16, 2010 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

Kenmore Elite gas dryer, ''NO HEAT''.


fuse is located behind rear panel of machine white w/2 blue wires coming to it

Apr 14, 2010 | Dryers

1 Answer

Gas Dryer drying clothes cold, no heat...


if it heats for a while and then no heat you have bad gas coils,when the coils are on there way out they work until they heat up then they cut out,see if you have heat when the dryer is cold,if it is change out the gas coils

Jan 25, 2010 | Kenmore 63942 Dryer

1 Answer

Kenmore Gas Dryer is 7 years old. It will heat up


Replace the gas valve coils. Common problem after 3-4 years.

Jul 05, 2009 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

Kenmore series 80 gas dryer will not heat up


Hi. this dryer has a set of coils that sit on top of the actual gas valve assembly. these coils activate the main and secondary gas valves and if the coil assembly is malfunctioning or, the wires and clips are corroded, the coils will not activate the gas valves to open and close. this malfunction will affect the heating process within this dryer unit.

I recommend inspecting the dryer coil assembly. use a mulitimeter to test for Resistance. you should get a reading of some type of current flow through the wires and, if this is the case, the coils are bad and they will need to be replaced.

This test is actually not needed. the non existing heat is a red flag on its own and, it greatly confirms a major failure within the coil assembly. replacing the coils will fix your dryer.

PLease rate and god bless:)


Apr 20, 2009 | Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

Dryer not hot


Tht means that the element is not heating on.

You need to call a technician to test the element, the thermic sensor, and the control assembly.

The most likely is a defective heating element, that must be replaced.

Jan 31, 2009 | Kenmore 73952 Gas Dryer

3 Answers

KENMORE GAS DRYER - MYSTERIOUS HEAT PROBLEM


Most times I replace the coil assy. on gas control valve. OR could be the sensor.Or both.

Nov 27, 2007 | Kenmore 73952 Gas Dryer

3 Answers

Gas dryer will not heat


The dryer will not heat i check the vent to make sure no upstruction and open the back to make sure no wire was lose. where will the fuse be kenmore model 76722697 serial No. 0702383

Sep 13, 2007 | Kenmore 93042 Gas Dryer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Kenmore 63942 Dryer Logo

Related Topics:

99 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kenmore Dryers Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8147 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3056 Answers

Richard Roth
Richard Roth

Level 3 Expert

9472 Answers

Are you a Kenmore Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...