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The burner power circuit is good as indicated by the igniter glowing. The problem now lies in the gas valve solenoid coils failing to open the valves to allow gas to flow be ignited. The coils are located on top of the gas valves one with two terminals and the other with three. Replace both coils to make the dryer heat up again.
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