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Kenmore Dryer won't heat

I have a Kenmore dryer model 110 666 42500 Series MS 2711399 Type dwjr-ele-fm54 that does not heat. The dryer has power and the fan blows, just no heat. It looks like there may be 2 switches on the heater unit but the schematic is destroyed. What should I check for first and how do I identify the component?

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