Dryer start button would cause dryer to start only if it were held down. Note heater would not start.

ApplianceWhirlpool Dryer

ModelGEW9878PW1

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

James From Winchester, TN

Apr 30, 2009

11 out of 12 people found this instruction helpful

It had been determined that the control board was bad. Simply unplug connections from board and make sure you follow the same location to plug into the new board.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Electronic Control Board

Part Number: PS1957100

$225.72
Recycling Rebate Available
In Stock