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MDG6200 dryer doesn't dry and clothes aren't warm after cycle. I took off front cover and observed that flame comes on, but then cuts out a minute or two after starting. Airflow/venting not problem, since I disconnected vent and felt solid air flow.

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The gas valve is shutting off too soon due to a weak solenoid coil that shuts off when it gets hot. Replace the solenoid coils to address the problem. Disconnect power to the dryer prior to servicing to avoid the risk of electric shock.

Unplug the wiring harnesses from the solenoid coils then remove the two screws securing the coils holding bracket. Remove the bracket and lift the solenoid coils off then replace it in reverse of the removal steps.

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