How to Determine if the Ignitor Is Bad on My Dryer?

Answer If your gas dryer tumbles the clothes but doesn't dry them, it may have a bad ignitor. The ignitor on a dryer is responsible for igniting the gas to produce heat. Periodically, it may burn out. Ign... Read More »

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How to Diagnose a Bad Ignitor on a Neptune Dryer?

Maytag’s Neptune appliance series includes both gas and electric dryers. If your unit is a gas dryer, it uses an ignition system to light the gas and heat the clothes in the drum. If you don’t ... Read More »

How do I determine my Clothes Dryer Fuel Type?

If it has a big cord and oversized outlet, it's electric. If you are still unsure, post the model number. It's probably around the opening.

How to Light Gas Fireplaces With an Ignitor?

Gas fireplaces offer several advantages over wood burning fireplaces. It is much quicker to start a fire in a gas fireplace, and there is no ash or soot to clean up after the fire is extinguished. ... Read More »

Pertronix Ignitor Problems?

Originally known as Per-Lux in 1962, Pertronix ignitions has always been on the cusp of electronic automotive conversions. Enduring its fair share of birthing pains through the early years, Pertro... Read More »