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Converting whirlpool LGR3624EQ2 back to natural gas

I need to know how much to screw in the regulator adjuster screw to finish the conversion

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  • moyet_r Jul 12, 2009

    Hi Vic, I put in the spring then the regulator screw and screwed it in, but do i keep screwing until it stops?

  • moyet_r Jul 12, 2009

    the small white cap? i know the bigger brass cap has to be tight. I just want to make sure i'm doing this right and it seems like the small white cap doesn't stop screwing...

  • moyet_r Jul 12, 2009

    alright one more question and i think you would have helped me and i am very thankful for that! the small white screw do i screw that almost all the way in or keep it up a little higher?

  • moyet_r Jul 12, 2009

    on the picture it says that the white screw is a REGULATOR ADJUSTMENT SCREW. That white screw holds in a spring that is listed as REGULATOR SPRING. So on the top of the valve there is a threaded stem, in that stem goes first the REGULATOR SPRING then the REGULATOR ADJUSTMENT SCREW <<<<>>>>> then after all that is in place is when i put on the brass screw that they call the LEAK LIMITER. I'm almost complete with the conversion i just need to know how much this regulator adjustment screw goes in or if i have to adjust it once i turn on the gas again.

  • moyet_r Jul 12, 2009

    Whirlpool LGR3624EQ2 dryer part #694423 if you look at the repair part list.

  • moyet_r Jul 13, 2009

    Thank you so much my conversion is complete

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Hi, There should be a cap on top of the regulator that willneed to either be flipped over or there is a plunger iside the cap that will need to be reversed. The orfice on the gas valve will need to be changed as well.
If I can assist you further, please let me know.

Vic

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    Victor Jul 12, 2009

    Yes, the cap needs to be tight so it doesn't leak gas.

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    Victor Jul 12, 2009

    You're right, the white cap is only a cover. It does not tighten down.

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    Victor Jul 12, 2009

    I am not sure what the white screw is for. Is it on the gas valve?

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    Victor Jul 12, 2009

    CAn you please send me a model # so I can look this up and get a picture. I have never had to adjust thaat screw before.

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    Victor Jul 13, 2009

    I think you will need to adjust it and start the dryer to see the flame. Make sure it is a blue flame with very little yellow in the tips.

  • Victor
    Victor Jul 13, 2009

    You are very welcome. Glad I could help you.

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