Dryer Radiant Flame Sensor Specifications
If your gas dryer is not heating up or igniting, then replacing the flame sensor, located in the burner assembly, could solve it. This part senses heat from the igniter to monitor if it is hot enough to ignite gas to light the burner. Once the igniter is hot enough it will open the valve and allow gas to flow. This is a safety mechanism to prevent dangerous levels of gas from building up.
This part fixes the following symptoms:
No heat or not enough heat | Takes too long to dry | Shuts off too soon | Will Not Start
This part works with the following products:
Dryer, Washer Dryer Combo, Refrigerator.
This part works with the following brands:
Kenmore, Whirlpool, Maytag, Amana.
Part# WP338906 replaces these:
AP6008294, 14205529, 14210083, 14218928, 303377, 338906, 35001096, 56231, 63-5013,
DC32-00008A, R0611503, WP338906VP, Y303377, Y56231, PS11741429