converting to LP gas

ApplianceWhirlpool Dryer

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Socket set
Wrench(Adjustable)

Robert From Tenino, WA

Mar 31, 2009

11 out of 14 people found this instruction helpful

First I removed the front panel which allowed access to the burner assembly. Then I removed the gas connector and elbow from the back of the dryer. Then I removed 2 screws that hold burner assembly in place and 2 screws that hold an angle brace for the burner assembly. Had to loosen the screw that clamps around the gas pipe holding it in place clear in the back inside dryer housing. Unplugged all wiring connectors, then I removed the burner assembly and removed the 2 screws holding the burner tube to the valve. Remove the orifice and replaced with the proper size for LP gas. Then removed the blocking pin and replaced with one for LP gas. Then reassembled in reverse order. Actually pretty easy.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Liquid Propane Conversion Kit (Now subbed to LP GAS CONVERSION KIT ALPHA MODELS)

Part Number: PS8691743

$18.87
In Stock