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Convert a gas dyrer into a electric dryer?

Is it possible, I got the dryer from a friend and I didnt know it was gas, we don't have a gas hook up what can I do?

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Sell the dryer and get an electric one. Conversion is not possible. Be advised that electric dryers run on 220 volts and require a special plug. hope this helps!

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