Question about LG WD-3243RHD Front Load Washer / Dryer
Please help me to make the conversion the natural LG
gas dryer to propane. I already changed the
orifice(dia=1.613 mm for propane gas) It has been
without success so far. The Instruction say Full open
for Natural gas, close to propane; and ask to change
the screw, what screw is that?
Please help me!!!
Thanks a lot for the attention.
Serial # 709KWDJO1162
To get the orfice you have to contact LG. The part number is (propane gas) 4948EL4002b it runs around $20
Posted on Jun 11, 2008
If you replaced the orifice on the gas valve, then you must screw down on the adjustment screw on top of the valve. Use a flat screwdriver and screw down the pressure adjustment screw till it stops in the down position. Then the valve is set for propane use.
Posted on May 26, 2008
Get a licensed person to do gas conversions unless you do not value your life
Posted on Aug 03, 2008
On the white plastic pressure ajusting screw you should see a nut glued into a certain position turn the screw down untill you can not EASILY go any further. That should be the position you need. By the way for all those disassebling one of these front load dryers you have to start by removing the 6 screws on the L bracket from the top, remove the top metal take the two screw off of the plastic control panel, unplug all electrical, remove panel. you wil then see four screws on top of the front door panel, remove them, tilt from section forward lift and remove. under that is a drum support panel, four more screws there, remove them, then disconect internal light and door switch connectors, then you can lift ant pull out fron drum support panel. The drum belt tensioner can then be unloaded then you can remove the drum throught the front. You will then have the gas valve exposed to be able to change. Hope this helps someone. I took the time to type this because I could not find the information anywhere in the net!
Posted on Oct 30, 2008
Actually you need to adjusted the gas valve setting or the screw you are talking about to the correct manifold pressure while the burners are on. This info you must get from LG it should have came with the oriface conversion kit this is essential as to insure the proper pressure while ignition is in process.
Posted on Jun 12, 2008
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