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Dryer will not ignite

I have a roper dryer , thirteen years old , it is gas , and will not ignite , every thing else works , i think

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The problem was the lint passage way by the motor was three quarters plugged with lint , that caused the thermal protection fuse to blow , with meant it would not turn on the gas , cleaned every thing up , replaced fuse , working like brand new , please enter this where it can be viewed for free , thank you

Posted on Jul 04, 2008

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Not yet , it still will not light , if i wanted to pay someone , i would just have them come fix it , thanks anyways

Posted on Jun 26, 2008

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I moved and cannot locate the pilot/ignition source on the dryer to relight it.


It's been many, many years since dryers had pilot lights. Look for an igniter that may have gone out. It should be behind a service door.

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Roper RGX5634KQ2 Dryer will fire initially, and heat up. It will stay fired up for around 1-2 minutes, and go out. After another couple minutes, the igniter fires, but there is no flame. This continues...


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If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.

if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....

If you have an electric dryer, you can have many different things that can go wrong causing the dryer not to heat.

check out this electric no heat tip...


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My roper dryer is not giving off any heat. and everything else works just fine. The dryer is only 6 years old. I also just cleaned out the lint trap straight through.


Hi,
You did not say if your dryer is gas or electric. So if your dryer is electric go check out this electric no heat tip...

and if you dryer is gas check out this gas no heat tip....

heatman101

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Is ther a pilot light my roper rgs7648kq2 dryer is not heating up what could the problem be


All modern gas dryers use a hot surface igniton system(very old dryers had pilots). There could be a problem with the igniter,gas valve, ect. If you remove the bottom cover panel or inspection cap you can check to see if the hot surface igniter starts to glow when dryer is intially started. Just because the igniter does not glow does not mean that the igniter is the problem. There are two gas valves that work in conjunction with the ignition system as a safety(one could be defective). Also make sure that the gas connector at the back of the dryer is not restricted(kinked) and the gas line valve did not get shut off some how.

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HI. you are correct. this dryer, although gas, is using a Glow igniter system. most older models used the snap igniter that clicks over and over to spark the burner but, this dryer is only 2 years old so, it should be outfitted with a glow igniter system. This igniter is powered by electricity.

It works in conjunction with a Flame sensor.

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You may have gotten water in your igniter or pilot light. Put a hair dryer to the areas where the pilot and igniter and burner is so that it can be fried out.

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