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bought a mattag centennial dryer last year-type dry ele(NNN) NNN-NNNNfm

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bought a mattag centennial dryer last year-type dry ele(NNN) NNN-NNNNfm s4 serial num my0616278- the dryer will not get warm and the dial will not move. can you tell me whats wrong.? ps the drum rotates and the light works. tnx robert c white
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Alan replied 6 years ago.
Hi Sir or Madam, Thanks for using Just Answer. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be helping you today. Can you recheck the model number? It should start with some letters.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
is this number ok?
Expert:  Alan replied 6 years ago.
The most common problems with these dryers is a bad thermostat on the heater housing. If you have a volt/ohm meter you can see if they have continuity. There is one up high on the heater box and one down low. You can purchase the kit with both of them in it by clicking here.
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