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SOURCE: My dryer will run but won't heat

you either need a new heating element or limit switches

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

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SOURCE: Dryer runs fine, does not heat?

Remove the back and on the right side is the heater assembly. Attached to this assembly is a safety thermal fuse at the top and a heat limiter thermostat at the bottom. The fuse, thermostat or heater may have failed. The MOST common reason for any of these parts to fail is a clogged or restricted exhaust. Be sure to clean/inspect the exhaust system or the dryer will fail again.

Posted on Dec 25, 2008

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SOURCE: we lost the wiring diagram for the dryer and

From what I can tell you should be only dealing with two wires. The element should be slid, coils up, into the metal sleeve in the bottom right and the wires should connect to the prongs. If your wires arent reaching then you may need to splice some more wire in or replace the wire with a longer one.

Posted on Dec 13, 2009

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SOURCE: the dryer works but there is no heat

If the breakers are okay and you have power to the dryer the problem would be one of two issues.

The first and most likely is the thermal cut off. This is a small temperature activated fuse that will trip if the air flow through the heater is poor, this is usually due to a plugged lint filter or restricted vent pipe between the dryer and outside.

The second is the heat element itself has gone bad. You can measure it with an ohmmeter or physically inspect it for breaks. The image I have attached shows both. The T cut off is part 47 and the element is part 14 both visible with the lower panel taken off. The lower panel has 2 screws visible while laying on the floor looking straight at the panel.

The part numbers for the components are 279973 (cut off kit) and 3387747 (heater)

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Posted on Apr 24, 2010

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SOURCE: My dryer is about 7

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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.

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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 tip to see the things that can fail to cause your electric dryer not to work.

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Posted on Aug 23, 2010

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The part numbers for the components are 279973 (cut off kit) and 3387747 (heater)

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