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Gas dryer Maytag model # LDG410

I need to know how to light the pilot?

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  • nerbeauty200 Jan 02, 2009

    Maytag MDG7600AW Gas Dryer, what is a glow bar??? I found the switch, but there is no button!

  • largermarj Mar 07, 2009

    I found the glow bar but can't figure out how to get it out so I can replace, is there a screw or something I am not seeing

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You don't light the pilot. Gas dryers have a glow bar type ignitor. These get very fragile with age and will burn out like a light bulb. The other thing that will wipe out the glowbar is moving the machine if it gets handled roughly.

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  • Expert Brian Jan 02, 2009

    The glow bar is mounted right next to the gas burner in back of the gas valve.

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