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Maytag 412 gas dryer

I replaced valve and new coils .ignitor comes on but valve doesnt open.sensor and thermostate seem to have continuity. wiring from valve to thermostate have continuity and power,what could it be?

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  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2008

    Ignitor coil gets hot but gas valve does not open. Happens intermittenly. jimmich54

  • jimmich54 Dec 01, 2008

    The ignitor coil gets hot, but gas valve does not open. Happens intermittenly



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I hate to say it but i have seen where some people forget to open the gs valve after replacing it. make sure the internal cutoff is open (next to the valve) and make sure the gas cock is open. both would have been shut off during repairs

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