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Experience:  5 Years in business, Authorized Service Company for 3 manufacturers, NATE Cert. for HVAC
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My gas dryer is not igniting no flame

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My gas dryer is not igniting no flame
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Accurate Appliance Service replied 8 years ago.
What is the brand and model number?
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
My question to you was that my dryer will not ignite.
The barrel will spin.
Has gas to the dryer.
I was wondering if the sensors were faulty.
The make of the dryer is a Whirlpool
Model # XXXXX
Expert:  Accurate Appliance Service replied 8 years ago.
Take out the two screws near the filter and push in the clips which attach the top to the front panel to lift up the top. Set it to run on a heat cycle and turn off the lights in the room. Look down the left side for an orange glow. If no glow it is probably the thermal fuse behind the rear cover panel it looks like this: