Why Does a Kenmore Dryer Refuse to Heat?


Quick Answer

A Kenmore dryer may refuse to heat up for reasons including a blown fuse or a tripped gas valve. A dryer's refusal to head may also be caused by overloading or a clogged vent.

Continue Reading
Related Videos

Full Answer

The first thing to do if a dryer refuses to heat is to check the gas valve by looking to make sure the valve is on, then checking that the gas is flowing. If that doesn't work, a blown fuse may be the issue. The owner can check fuses by opening the front panel. The dryer also may be overloaded, so removing some clothing may help.

Learn more about Washers & Dryers

Related Questions