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My gas dryer ignites and runs fine for about a minute or so and then the flame shuts off...... What do you think the problem could be?

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The problem is the dryer coils are failing. They tend to fail as they heat up.These are inexpensive and easy to replace. Heree is a video that should help. http://appliancehelponline.com/gdryertroubleshootge.html

Posted on Jul 11, 2010

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Sounds as if you have a clogged exhaust. Pull off the exhaust and then try it if it works then just get a brush at a hardware store especially for this propose. You may also use a vacume.
If it still fails the flame sensor mounted on the left front side of flame tube may be either dirty or not operating,unpug the drier and remove it with one screw, clean and check. Its a faily cheap part less than 25.00.

Posted on Jul 11, 2010

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