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I have a Kenmore Series 70 gas dryer. It runs but it is not

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I have a Kenmore Series 70 gas dryer. It runs but it is not drying well. Do I need to replace the heating element or a fuse? Thanks.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 3 years ago.
Hello I'm Larry and thank you for using this service. I'll be helping you with your problem today.

does it heat but stops heating?
may i have the model number please?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thanks for your assistance Larry. Yes, my wife is telling me that it heats but then stops heating. I'll go check the model number.

 

It's 110.78712895.

Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 3 years ago.
thanks , start the dryer and go outside and tell me how hard the air is blowing out the vent duct please
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Air flow is good now. About a week ago I completely checked the duct, cleaned off the fan, cleaned out the lint trap compartment, and scrubbed the lint screen so that water could easily flow through it as well.
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 3 years ago.
ok thanks ,,, replace the set of coils thats on the gas valve, you can get it at a local appliance parts dealer near you with the model number and they cost about $35 each but if you have time to order and wait here is a site you can get the set for under $20 ,, Glad i could help you with your problem so please be fair and press the accept button before you leave ,, thanks

click here to order the set online.
http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Gas-Valve-Solenoid-Set/3479
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Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 3 years ago.
i see you have not press the accept button yet and I'm about to go off line so if you still have questions please ask now ,,, thanks

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