Question about Maytag Dryers
How I can convert a Maytag MGD 5820 TWO from Natural Gas to Gas LP?
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Yes, it is possible.
You have to get the right orifice's for Natural gas. LP gas orifice has twice the size hole as compared to Natural Gas. Using it without the right orifice will put out way too much gas, and you will burn everything, as well as it will be a fire hazard.
Your local gas company or propane company should be able to get you the right orifice
Please rate this solution.
Posted on Jul 31, 2008
I have an old Kenmore dryer that I need to convert from LP to gas. I have the parts but no instructions. Can you please help?
Thank you, Roxanne
Posted on Oct 13, 2008
GE ships gas ranges set for natural gas, with the LP orifices included, usually on a metal tab held with one screw right near the regulator (where the gas connects to the range). If the range was converted to LP, the person who did the conversion was suppose to put the natural gas orifices back in that holder. If they are missing, comment back on the exact model number and I can look up the part number(s) for you.
Posted on Jan 06, 2009
You can get the conversion kit. It will tell you how to convert the dryer. I recommend that you get a technician to do it though.
This gas dryer is equipped with a Valve & Burner Assembly
for use only with natural gas. Using conversion kit
WE25X0217, your local service organization can convert
this dryer for use with propane (LP) gas. ALL CONVERSIONS
MUST BE MADE BY PROPERLY TRAINED
AND QUALIFIED PERSONNEL AND IN ACCORDANCE
WITH LOCAL CODES AND ORDINANCE
Good Luck and Please Rate FixYa!
Posted on Jan 19, 2009
Typically, the only thing required is changing any and all jets since energy content and pressure are different. The only source for these is probably the manufacturer; check their website.
Posted on May 20, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
May 20, 2015 | Maytag Dryers
Mar 17, 2015 | Maytag Dryers
Feb 22, 2014 | Frigidaire GLGQ2152ES Gas Dryer
Aug 21, 2010 | Maytag MDG2706A Gas Dryer
May 23, 2009 | Maytag Neptune MDG5500AW Gas Dryer
Mar 07, 2009 | Maytag Neptune MDG5500AW Gas Dryer
Jan 19, 2009 | Dryers
Mar 06, 2008 | Maytag Neptune MCG8000AW Gas Dryer
60 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!