dryer was not heating

ApplianceWhirlpool Dryer

Model

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Socket set

Douglas From Corbin, KY

Sep 24, 2009

0 out of 1 people found this instruction helpful

I first checked for power at the leads going to the heating element, the power was ok so I removed the element box and discovered the element burned into. I found my parts for the dryer relatively easy on parts select and ordered. I had my part in three days. I reinstalled the element box and reconnected the leads then done a power check to insure the element was working properly, it checked out ok. I reinstalled the back cover and ducting, pushed dryer back in place and its continuing its service. This was a relatively easy repair as the element was contained in a metal box enclosure and only the back of the dryer had to be removed for access. My hats off to whirlpool for designing it this way,, way togo...

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Heating Element - 240V 5400W

Part Number: PS334313

$55.29
In Stock