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Dryer not heating . i took out drum and ran dryer . i watched heating coil get red/glow but then "clicked" off.this happened approx. every minute. i have a gas rgk2951kq2.

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Hi,

This is most commonly due to the coils that are part of the gas valve. The glow you see is the hot surface ignitor trying to light the main burner. The gas valve coils will not open the main gas so you never get the heat.

The coils can be replaced.

Posted on Aug 22, 2010

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