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Dryer ran for almost 7 hrrs clothes not dry, dv26bewlxaa

Customer Question

dryer ran for almost 7 hrrs clothes not dry
JA: What's the make and model of your dryer? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: dv26bewlxaa 340854bp100293m
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if i can
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: well I dont know if i should get another dryer or fix this one. the dryer is 10 years old
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 5 months ago.

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Answer:

The dryer is likely not heating and will run like that if it does not produce heat. Can you check the heating element on the unit?