Dryer drum wouldn't turn and motor would shut off

ApplianceMaytag Dryer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repairMore than 2 hours

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Cynthia M From Westfield, MA

Oct 09, 2007

2 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

First I was told by the maytag repair man that the motor was shot and it would be 467 dollars to repair. Since I didn't have that kind of money I decided to take it apart to see if I could replace the motor myself. Once I had it apart I saw the part that held the motor in place was broken off and the motor was out of place causing it too shut itself off. Once I figured it all out it took about 2 minutes to replace the less than 6 dollar part! Thanks partSelect!!!

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

USE WPL 35001081 (Now subbed to SPRING-PLA)

Part Number: PS2038373

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