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Kenmore Gas Dryer-70 Series is condensating and doesn't heat up

The dryer has to run several times before the clothes are even slightly dried and we found that water was condensating and pooling up underneath the dryer (and leaking out from underneath it). We had the vent to the outside of the house professionally cleaned and the problem persists. What else could be the problem?

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Reck vent starting behind dryer then to outside try drying a load with vent disconnected may get warm but will prove or disprove vent problem..water is from clothes and is recondenseing because there is no escape to outside

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i have a kenmore series 70's gas dryer that will not heat up when it is turned on and i am now smelling gas when i do try to dry my clothing. it was working yesterday but now this is happening? please help.

thank you,

tina

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