Dryer exhaust smells like natural gas


Your gas dryer uses a lot of air, not just the air that blows out the vent but the air used to burn the gas ( natural or propane ) as well, anything like paint fumes or varnish fumes in the air will be picked up in the air used by the burner flame and burnt....this is often described by customers as - burnt fabric softener smell ..... - burnt soap smell .... - burnt medicine smell. If you detect a burning smell that tells you the dryer is overheating, it is possible that the cycling thermostat is defective. You can check it by unplugging the appliance, turning off the gas if ...