Drum Bearing Guides Worn through - general rebuild

ApplianceMaytag Dryer


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers
Socket set

Brian From Palm Harbor, FL

Apr 07, 2009

1 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

Removed two screws on bottom of front panel. Lifted bottom of front panel, it then it dropped down and was moved to the left side. Removed 4 socket screws and removed drum front cover. Replaced felt strip, removed belt and replaced. Replaced two idler pulleys in back. Removed blower housing front cover, removed blower wheel and replaced. Installed front drum glides after drilling out rivets from the old glides. Vacuumed entire inside thoroughly and reassembled.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

High Temperature Adhesive

Part Number: PS474458

In Stock

Drum Support Roller Kit

Part Number: PS1570070

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Front Glide Kit

Part Number: PS1804752

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Front or Rear Drum Felt Seal

Part Number: PS2032355

In Stock

Blower Wheel with Clip

Part Number: PS2200270

In Stock

Tumbler and Motor Belt

Part Number: PS2200550

In Stock