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Ignition but heat dont stay on

Ignition but dont stay on

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If it were to stay on their would be a fire. A gas dryer continually adds a little heat at a time. That is why the solenoid coils get weak with use. They are hard to diagnose. They are cheap enough. $20 Replacing them is easy.ignition but heat  dont stay on - 75a300a.jpg

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