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Dryer runs fine but will only ignite when I put pressure on the Timer knob. Then will extinguish when I

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Old 11-30-2007, 05:24 PM
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Model Number: DDG5980R   Brand: GE   Age: 5 - 10 years   

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Dryer runs fine but will only ignite when I put pressure on the Timer knob. Then will extinguish when I release pressure. Is the solution to replace Timer assembly?


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Yes replace timer...common GE dryer problem with that model.
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Thanks, I'll do that.
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