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After the dryer is started for a short period of time if you open the door there is a natural gas smell. It drys fine and gets warm but there is a faint smell of gas,pipes have been checked and no leak found. could a failing ignitor be the cause?

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Yes very well could be. Also, make sure your vent is free from lint,etc.

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