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Hello, I have a Kenmore Elite HE3 gas dryer.......the flame comes on 4 to 5 seconds then shuts off about 45 seconds then comes on 4 to5 seconds and continues this cycle.....we use propane and bought this dryer used......the lady said she used propane also....??? but if she used natual gas and it has the wrong orifice.....could this be the problem...???

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Take the esxsaust off the back of the dryer
then watch it cycle
is it better
let me know

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