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Dryer Ignitor I recently purchased a replacement ignitor for my 70 series kenmore dryer. the ignitor begins glowing but after half a minute a flame ignites. is this normal?

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Yes its right on the money it takes about 30 seconds for the ignighter to reach enough tempeture to open the safety valve this assures that the ignighter is hot enough to instantly ignite the gas before the safety valve will release it

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