Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: DV203ASG Samsung gas dryer no flame

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2019
    Location
    Mazatlán
    Posts
    1

    Default DV203ASG Samsung gas dryer no flame

    Model Number: DV203ASG
    Brand: Samsung
    Age: 1-5 years

    Not sure where to post this, as it is a Samsung.
    I have checked the flame sensor and it has continuity. It has only one thermostat, checked this and it has continuity. Although the following parts should not be the problem I have also checked them. The operating fuse or thermostat as some call it has continunity, the thermistor checked, 10 ohms, the ignitor or glow bar as some call it, it is new.(I broke the old one by accident). The coils are new. I also verified their ohms out of desperation. There are no other thermostats or parts that I have missed.

    By the fact that the ignitor glows I would say that most everything else is good as the system is operating.

    The ignitor glows, bright and shuts off within several seconds including its normal on click and then the off click which should engage the the coil to induce flame.
    By the way I changed the flame sensor for giggles with one I had and had the same result.

    The complaint on this machine was that it would not dry clothes and not even get warm. This was a machine sold as a natural gas machine, but here they are using LP. I changed the spray for natural gas bu obviously this does not afect the flame.
    Looking for any help please.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2004
    Location
    McMullen Valley, Arizona
    Posts
    95,979

    Default

    Hi,

    Ok, your narrowed it down to being the gas valve that's bad, or your out or very low on Propane. That's all it can be.

    Here's the gas valve for your model:
    DC62-00201A Valve


    Jake
    Appliance Repair School 1987-1988
    Star Appliance Tech. 2 yrs. 1988-1990
    Wards Appliance Tech. 11 yrs. 1990-2001
    Sears Appliance Tech. 4 yrs. 2001-Oct. 2005
    Jake's Appliance Repair Nov. 2005-present

    Look-Up & Order Parts

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 2
    Last Post: February 1st, 2017, 10:05 AM
  2. Samsung Electric Range shot flame from back
    By 79TAKid in forum Ranges/Ovens
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: April 20th, 2016, 01:33 AM
  3. Replies: 6
    Last Post: September 5th, 2015, 09:12 AM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: April 15th, 2013, 08:38 PM
  5. Gas dryer w/poor flame
    By TarotDream in forum Sears Kenmore
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: February 13th, 2011, 04:19 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
If you feel that you have benefited from this site, and would like to show your appreciation, you can throw a buck or two in the Appliance Blog Tip Jar - Thank you!