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Whirlpool Dryer 4 year old dryer takes too long to dry (Whirlpool) Already checked for: Clogged exhaust from house (professionally vacuumed) Exhaust Extension Pipe bent or clogged from dryer to house exhaust pipe If we disconnect the exhaust hose from home exhaust pipe and direct it to the Garage, the dryer works fast and furious. If we hook it back up, dryer takes two cycles to dry clothes. When we purchased home 4 years ago, builder covered vent during landscaping process as the vent came out of the slab. Builder fixed via extension directing pipe above ground. We always thought it took too long to dry clothes and thought this is how the dryer worked. The test we performed via exhaust direct to garage proves dryer works much faster than when it is connected to the exhaust outlet/vent from our house. Out of ideas, please help!

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Your prof. vent cleaner failed to do his job. Ther is a definite restriction in the vent from point A to B, The prof is in the test u performed. You need a straight shot from the dryer to the outside using a class A 4"vent line and a dryer exhaust hood at the termination point,then your problem will be resolved...

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