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Offline mad4jim

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110.76824690 Kenmore Gas Dryer won"t stay hot
« on: August 29, 2010, 06:33:56 PM »

I have checked thermal fuse and hi limit fuse for continuity.  Both seem to be fine. Dryer starts and starts getting warm , then starts turning cold.  I have cleaned and checked blower behind dryer and outside and getting strong air.  There is also a small rattling noise just before it attempts to ignite.

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Re: Kenmore Gas Dryer won"t stay hot
« Reply #1 on: August 29, 2010, 07:54:57 PM »
If it heats a little bit but dies. Then replace the gas valve solenoids. They get hot and quit when they get a little age on em.
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