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Dryer will not stay lit all the time

I recently converted my dryer from natural gas to propane. The burner comes on but will not stay on. It acts like it is not getting enough gas is there something that needs adjusted.

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The burner nozles are different on N.Gas and P.gas. They are different sizes as the gas burns differently. So if you have not changed the nozles, do so, if you can actually aquire them from whirlpool.

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