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Why wont my ge gas dryer model dsxh43gaoww heat

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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jyackle5
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SOURCE: Need instructions for Natural Gas to LP Gas for GE Dryer

You can get the conversion kit. It will tell you how to convert the dryer. I recommend that you get a technician to do it though.

This gas dryer is equipped with a Valve & Burner Assembly
for use only with natural gas. Using conversion kit
WE25X0217, your local service organization can convert
this dryer for use with propane (LP) gas. ALL CONVERSIONS
MUST BE MADE BY PROPERLY TRAINED
AND QUALIFIED PERSONNEL AND IN ACCORDANCE
WITH LOCAL CODES AND ORDINANCE
REQUIREMENTS.

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Posted on Jan 19, 2009

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buffalonyman
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SOURCE: Model DBSR453GB1WW bought around 2004/2005 - Dryer runs but will not heat up?

This model uses an ignitor, you can replace the ignitor for about $80

Posted on May 12, 2009

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SOURCE: MY GE GAS DRYER WILL NOT HEAT UP

check an pop the lil plastic cover on the front of the dryer an then turn the dryer on an see if the igniter glows after 30 secnds if it glows........** you probably have bad coils****if it doesnt then check the thermal fuse for continuity if is not checking ok replace it , that is one of the most common causes,
steps
1 check igniter for glowing
2 check thermal fuse for continuity test
3 if they both check ok an still no heat change the coils

good luck!

Posted on May 27, 2009

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SOURCE: maytag gas dryer wont heat

Since your hot surface ignitor is glowing, that means it is trying to heat, or that all the temp. switches are good and the timer is sending the signal. First check that there is actually gas pressure to the dryer. But the common problem is the coils on the gas valve. There are two, called the booster/holding coil, and the secondary coil. They are purchased as a set (part #279834 / $20.00) if it is the same as my mdg8600aww model. If that doesn't work, then likely the gas valve itself.

Sometimes those coils will open circuit when they warm up, and close when they cool down, giving you an erratic operation symptom.

Posted on May 29, 2009

TheMobilian
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SOURCE: GE Select clothes dryer model DSXR453EVOWW

Open the door and remove the screws holding down the top. Then raise the top and you can get to the screws holding the front on. Get the front out and then the drum can come out so you can clean that guy out and replace that belt. How about some repair PHOTOS?

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

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