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Initial gas burn does not reignite

After sits for some time, then starting dry cycle gas will burn for the initial burn (maybe 5 minutes) then shuts off. The glow coil will come on periodically but no gas will be ignited. Ideas??

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Gas dryers aren't very complicated. Here are some common symptoms you may experience with your dryer.

There's an error code on the digital display

It doesn't work at all
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Drying is too slow
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It's noisy
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My clothes smell bad!
My clothes are marked or torn
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