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Changing a gas ge dryer to a propane----convertion package we25x10014 directions show a picture of the control panel with 4 plug ins at the bottom and changing out the last one on the right for the new plug in the propane conversion package. The actual dryer does not look like this when we turn over the control panel. There is nothing that looks like this. When we unscrew the the plastic box ( wiring harness?) there is nothing that looks like the diragram either? What is the little plug for and where should it go? We havaen't gotten to the orifice yet.

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Converting your Natural Gas Dryer to Lp is taking it from a lower BTU gas "Natural" to a higher BTU "LP" value. The orfice on a LP gas valve is smaller because you dont need as much gas to make the same amount of heat. make sure you change the orifice. The little plug goes in the regulator of the gas valve, changing the valve from a low gas pressure Natural to a Higher Pressure LP.

If the kit doesnt look right, did you get the correct one?

Maybe you should call you LP provider they can do the conversion for you.

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