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My Maytag drayer somtime dont kik in.the igniter ...

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My Maytag drayer somtime don''t kik in.the igniter works,but the gas don''t light up.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bernard S. replied 9 years ago.


Thank you for using Just Answer.

If the ignitor is glowing red it still may be the cause of the problem. The next thing to check is the safety valve.

Please post the model number and we can be more specific.



Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Expert:  Bernard S. replied 9 years ago.


The igniter part is on this diagram -

This is usually the culprit as the electrical goes bad. We would normally replace this first.

If you are satisfied with the answer please click "accept" and/or let me know if you need any more information. We can continue until you are satisfied.

Thank you.