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    • Part Number: AP4242472
    • MFG Part Number: LA-1053
    • Made by: Whirlpool
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My dryer was running and heating fine. Then the next time I put in a load it would not heat. I ran a continuity check on the thermal cut off and it is open. Does that mean I need a new one. And can I run continuity checks on the thermostats and heating element?

Rick for Model Number Kenmore 110.60901990

ANSWER Hello Rick. Yes if it is reading open then it will need to be replaced. You can test all the thermostats and the element for continuity. They should all read closed. 

Answered by AppliancePartsPros.com   |   Tuesday, March 11, 2014

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