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S.E.Thomas, Home Appliance Technician
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Have a Kenmore model 110.70612990 gas dryer ....Dryer had no

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Have a Kenmore model 110.70612990 gas dryer ....Dryer had no heat and timer switch would not rotate by itsef . Installed new timer switch ..and i have the same results.. What should i look at now ...dryer is 10yrs old ..switch cost $103.oo...Dont think i should put to much more into it ..Just dont want to be overlooking something simple. Cant understand why the timer switch doesnt work . Just thought this was a simple fix with the switch ...dont really think its worth replacing igniter and burners ..especially when the switch doesnt work
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  S.E.Thomas replied 6 years ago.

S.E.Thomas :

hello, welcome to just answer. my name is XXXXX XXXXX and i will be happy to assist you with your problem. When the dryer does not heat the timer will not move. the problem is with the heat not the timer. the first thing you need to find out is if the igniter is glowing. have you checked this yet?

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