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how do you remove the cold water dip pipe o4n A whirlpool gas water heater model number BFG1J4040T3NOV

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my 6 year old Maytag dryer will not heat up

my 6 year old Maytag dryer will not heat up

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My wife and I just purchased a new Whirlpool Gas Range, model

My wife and I just purchased a new Whirlpool Gas Range, model GW397LXUS06. It was delivered two weeks ago and once hooked up all the top burners worked fine but the broiler and oven burners wouldn't light. I did find that the oven or broiler would light once the igniter was glowing only if a top burner was turned on.Two repair technicians have been here both had different explanations. The first thought it was a faulty gas regulator but after replacement still no go. The second said our gas pressure was too low. He measured the pressure at one of the burners and it was about 3" WCP. The specs. say that there should be 5" WCP at the inlet to the gas valve.Had Xcel Energy come out and they said we have 2 lbs. into the meter and 7" into the house. I have trouble believing the low pressure because we have a gas furnace, new gas water heater, gas clothes dryer and a gas pool heater. All work perfectly and have about the same pressure requirements. The pool heater requires 5.5" WCP at inlet and it is the furthest downstream with about 50' of gas pipe. The range has 3/4" rigid pipe to the flexible connection recommended for this range. It is the first appliance off the main gas line. When the gas valves are turned off for all the other appliances the oven and broilers still won't light. All four burners burn strongly and if the oven or broiler is started with all top burners going all burn very strongly.From reading different forums, it sounds to me that the problem could be that the signal to the gas valve to open for the oven or broiler is not being received when the igniter is drawing enough amperage. Also, sounds like by turning on a top burner it is manually opening the gas valve to the oven or broiler. If it is a gas pressure issue which I really doubt, the only thing I can think of would be the flexible connection hose which is not kinked but does have a couple of 90 degree turns. Thanks for any advice.

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My gas water heaters burner will not come on. my pilot light

My gas water heater's burner will not come on. my pilot light works and I've tried resetting it. What would prevent the burner from coming on?

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Having a problem with a GE Smartwater gas water heater. It

Having a problem with a GE Smartwater gas water heater. It is leaking from a white plastic valve near the bottom. A constant stream, more than a trickle. There is maybe 1/2 inch standing water around the water heater.

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I have a Norcold refrigerator 1201LRIM. I know, but it is

I have an RV Norcold refrigerator 1201LRIM. I know, but it is what it is. It works fine on AC, but fires up on gas for about 30 seconds then shuts off and gives a code 00 on the refrigerator. What do you think is the problem? I have had the recall done twice I think, so that is done. The inside number is(NNN) NNN-NNNN and the outside thermo-sensor is R-010, and the board is 634677 Rev B 1101-036. It worked for awhile this week while on a trip, but has not since. Batteries seem to be fine. I know there is an update for the 2 electrical boards, but they are rather pricy and I am not sure that is the problem. It acts like a thermo-couple problem with a hot water heater. The problem is even when the generator or shore power is on and the refrig is on placed on manual gas. I have plenty of propane. Again, it works fine on shore or generator power.

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I have a Maytag Gemini Dual oven Range (GAS) and in the last

I have a Maytag Gemini Dual oven Range (GAS) and in the last couple of days both ovens have decided not to heat. Model M6772BDS Serial 12513633CL I have pulled the cover off of the burner in the upper oven, and the heat spreader so I can see the lighter element. It does not seem to get activated when I turn the oven on. Tested with the door on and closed. I have set the controls to facory defaults, in case something was confused, but as we have not changed any of them anyway, I doubt that was part of the issue. I tried heating the element with a propane torch after turning the oven on to 350, nothing happened that I could see. It is certain I did not get fire, but the door was "open" as I had not taped the switch closed. Warming the thermocouple resulted in a indicated temperature change on the display. What should I be looking for next

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do you know the cost per load for a not-energy-saver hotpoint

do you know the cost per load for a not-energy-saver hotpoint dishwasher with cold wash and no heat dry?Will it cheaper to upgrade to the energy-saver dishwasher? How much would I save per load if I upgrade?I'm debating with my family about whether it's saved money to do dishes by hands or by dishwasher.

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I smell a butane smell from the external dryer vent when I

I smell a butane smell from the external dryer vent when I run my duet ht on high.It is about 7-8 years old and this just started doing this in the last 3-4 months.Why??

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