Clothes would not dry on automatic setting

ApplianceMaytag Dryer


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

George From Smithfield, KY

Oct 05, 2007

21 out of 32 people found this instruction helpful

1: (Automatic Dry Sensor) Removed 2 screws holding front panel, then removed 2 screws holding automatic dry sensor to inside of tub. Disconnected 2 wires from under side of sensor and removed sensor. Placed new sensor in place, reconnected wires, and reinstalled 2 screws. Finally, put cover in position and secured with 2 screws.

2: (Pilot Lamp) Removed 2 screws at bottom of washer front panel. Pulled bottom of front panel forward and removed from unit. Pulled lamp socket from clip, replaced bulb, and replaced lamp socket in clip. Reattached front cover.

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Automatic Dry Sensor (Now subbed to Automatic Dry Sensor with Mounting Screws)

Part Number: PS1595603

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