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i have a kenmore dryer its not drying when first started it

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i have a kenmore dryer its not drying when first started it will fire up but after that it wont heat up gas is connected no restrictions and has a new heating element
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Jason replied 5 years ago.
So it will start to heat at the beginning of the cycle and then not heat after that?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
yes fire light up at the begining and a few minutes later nothing
Expert:  Jason replied 5 years ago.
What you need are the gas coils. They a the black coils on top of the gas valve. As they wear out, they do not open up the valve consistently. Replace those and make sure your vent is clear and you should be all set.
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