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Offline Tedt

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Kenmore Gas Dryer 70 series won't heat
« on: August 05, 2011, 03:04:10 PM »

My Gas dryer 70 series won't heat. Can I repair myself? or do i need to buy a new dryer. It's about 9 years old.

Model 110.76712693

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Re: Kenmore Gas Dryer 70 series won't heat
« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2011, 05:42:58 PM »
Is the glow bar lighting up? Do you hear the normal click?
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Re: Kenmore Gas Dryer 70 series won't heat
« Reply #2 on: August 06, 2011, 12:11:52 AM »
Fix it, don't replace it.  There's a small plastic cover on the lower left front panel.  Turn on the dryer.  Remove the cover and look through the hole.  Tell us what you see.

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Re: Kenmore Gas Dryer 70 series won't heat
« Reply #3 on: August 06, 2011, 10:02:29 PM »
If the ignitor is glowing red replace solenoids. Check fuses for continuity.