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I have a Whrilpool Gas Dryer, Model # LGR5848EQ2. Originally,

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I have a Whrilpool Gas Dryer, Model # XXXXX Originally, the ignightor did not glow, I replaced that and the high limit fuse as well. The ignightor still does not glow.

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Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Randy replied 6 years ago.
Hello, I am here to assist you. First, did you replace the igniter yet? If not then that needs to be replaced.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.

Randy,

 

In the original questionaire, I told you that I already changed the ignitor and the high limit fuse. The ignigtor still does not glow.

 

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Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.

do you have a volt meter and know how to check continuity? if so check the flame sensor ,it must have continuity for the igniter to glow, let me know, thanks Bryan

Customer: replied 6 years ago.

I checked the continuity on the flame sensor, it has continuity.

 

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Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.
ok , your not getting 120 volts to the igniter correct? have you unplugged the igniter and check the voltage?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
That is correct Bryan, I only have 26.6 volts across the ignitor.
Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.
ok so you changed this correct? Part 2926the possible causes is as follows, 1 the dryness control board is bad, Part(NNN) NNN-NNNN width= 2 the timer is bad, Part 527437these timers are a problem quite often,
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