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How to light the pilot?

I have a Kenmore 80 series Electric and see there is no front panel.
Do I pull the whole appliance out to find a pilot to light? or am I missing something?

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    Jeff Rockwell May 11, 2010

    Okay...your symptoms are confusing. Is this an ELECTRIC dryer or a GAS dryer? If it is a GAS dryer, there is no pilot.

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If this is an electric dryer, it doesn't have a pilot either. If this is a gas dryer it will have an electric pilot. but then if it were a gas dryer, it would have a removable lower front panel for servicing the burner. So you must have an electric dryer. if the dryer runs but does not heat, the electric element is most likely at fault. If you really were looking for a pilot light on an electric dryer, I must recommend that you call a reputable appliance service regarding repairs so as to not jeopardize your safety.

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