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Heats up once after initials start.

After sitting for awhile the gas will kick on the you can see the glow plug heat up and the gas will not kick back on after initial dtart up.

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HI the problem you have is with the 2 coils on the gas valve. replace the coils and clean out the lint in all vents thanks the appliance doc

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