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Kenmore 600 Series Dryer heating element comes on, but will not shut off. What should we do?

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With your dryer not running, touch the to surface. If it is to hot to tough then, iIt is your elements. I know this sounds weird, but one of your elements is touching the grounding housing and making a connection. This is not safe to use. I recommend to unplug it or through the breaker to it, until you get it fix.

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check you're thermostats for continuity, they are normally 3 thermostats, reset stats have a button on them please press, if not thermostat its your heating element

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.

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Hi,

If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.


if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....


If you have an electric dryer, you can have many different things that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat.


check out this electric no heat tip...


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