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Kenmore dryer, natural gas, model 11076112501 won't heat

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Most likely a thermal fuse or thermal cut out. Check to see if it ohms open....if it does it is bad. It is located on the exhaust vent. If the lint filter is on the top you have to remove the back panel to get access. If it is in the door then you need to remove the bottom panel or the whole front panel to get access. Google thermal fuse for a pic. Usually caused by blocked or pinched vent hose. If the thermal fuse is ok then check to see if the ignitor starts to glow. You should have a small peep hole on the front panel that you can remove the cover and watch it start to glow...if it starts but does not get super blindingly bright it could be bad ...(not just an orange glow but very bright white) If that all works it could be the valve solenoids are bad- very easy to change.

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Maybe igniter

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