Dryer was getting really hot in normal drying mode

ApplianceMaytag Dryer

Model

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Nutdriver

Green From Germantown, TN

Aug 19, 2009

4 out of 6 people found this instruction helpful

This is a gas dryer. I was able to access the thermostat through the small front access panel. Not easy to see but with a short nut driver I could take out the two screws. I was able to pull the thermostat to the front panel hole and switch the wires. Putting it back in was a challange since I had to do it by feel since I could not look and get my arm in at the same time. Suggest anyone that does this put a small piece of paper around the screw to hold it in the driver

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Multi-Temperature Gas Thermostat

Part Number: PS2030073

$21.33
In Stock