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Sometimes does not ignite.

Kenmore Elite Gas dryer. Sometimes does not ignite. On middle temp setting, does not re-ignite after cycling off.
Replaced ignitor element. Checked gas supply - OK. Cleaned valve with vacuum. Problem remains.

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