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Offline Hogan

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Kenmore gas Dryer
« on: July 14, 2012, 06:36:54 PM »
I have a kenmore gas dryer model 110.7106200. The dryer ignites,but does not stay on. I have replaced the ignator, thermister and control panel. It only works sometimes. If it is in the diagnostic mode it works just fine for 5 minutes and then shuts down. I have checked and cleaned all venting.What should I do next?

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Re: Kenmore gas Dryer
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2012, 07:50:50 PM »
Did you reconnect the yellow wire to the sensor strips? Are they clean? Wax buildup gets on them and sometimes forms a water barrier. The clothes seem dry to the control and it shuts down.
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Re: Kenmore gas Dryer
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2012, 08:29:03 PM »
How about the valve coils? 

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Re: Kenmore gas Dryer
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2012, 08:31:13 PM »
How about the valve coils? 

That's what I was thinking.
Your model used coil kit part # 279834
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