Electric dryer, no heat.

ApplianceAmana Dryer

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

Jeremy From Polk City, IA

Feb 09, 2010

3 out of 4 people found this instruction helpful

Since the timer was working, I opened the front of the dryer and checked the two thermostats and the resistance of the heating element. All of these parts checked out, so I opened the control panel. I found a coroded wire connector that had overheated, melted the insulation back some and broke off. The terminal it was connected to on the timer was also melted and damaged. Replaced the timer, wire and connectors.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

4-Cycle Timer Kit

Part Number: PS2046452

$276.04
In Stock