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Whirlpool gas (Propane) dryer

Dryer turns on and runs but will not ignite the gas (Propane)

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Sounds like the part that causes the spark, igniter is bad

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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Hi, Remove the small plastic cover on the front lower right hand corner. Start the dryer and see id=f the ignitor glows. If the ignitor glows and shuts down before igniting the flame, follow these instructions. UNPLUG the dryer. This model you need to remove the two screws under the lint screen. Now use a flat blade screw drive and insert it in the gap between the top and the front panel and pry the top up. Now locate and remove the screws on the inside of the front panel in upper corners. The front should lift off. You will see the two black coils on the gas valve. When you remove the three wire coil, make sure the sleeve inside it gets put back on the post the coils slides onto.
If I can assist you further, please let me know.

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