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My lg dryer dlg8388nm starts up and the flame stops after 20 seconds

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The flame sensor is probably bad. This is located on the side of the tube the flame is in. Has two wires going to it. Try to short it out and see if the flame stays lit. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES OPERATE THIS DRYER WITH CLOTHES IN IT WITHOUT THE FLAME SENSOR IN PLACE!!!!! The other problem might be air flow. If the duct is blocked the flame will trigger the high limit switch. Take the hose off the back of the dryer and turn it on. There should be a lot of air flow. If there is and the flame stays on the duct hose or outlet is clogged.

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

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SOURCE: KENMORE gas dryer

Hi .No The Solenoids Are Turning The Gas On . I would Check The Venting . Remove The Venting Clean All Venting. Thanks The Appliance Doc

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

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SOURCE: Whirlpool gas dryer heat goes on then off then on again

should have electronic igniter that light gas after turned on.

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

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SOURCE: flame goes out

If this unit has a pilot flame, the breather around the pilot flame has become dusty. The best way to clean it out is with high pressure air.
It wouldn't hurt to clean with high pressure air anyhow.
See how that goes.

Posted on Apr 26, 2009

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The problem is your gas valve solenoids (coils). There are usually two of them mounted on the burner assembly. One is the MAIN coil, the other is the SECONDARY coil. It is recommended that you replace BOTH of them at the same time. Replacements can be purchased on line at appliancepartspros.com. Just type in the model number you provided and look under the "Burner Assembly" section for items 13 and 14. I hope this helps you.

Posted on May 05, 2009

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