Broken Short Baffle

ApplianceMaytag Dryer

ModelMDE6000AYW

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Socket set

Tom From KANSAS CITY, MO

Apr 21, 2010

1 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

First, suggest that, if you're mechanically challenged, take pictures or write down the disassembly sequence you use.
Took off the door, removed the front sub panel, then the shroud. When I noticed the wires to the moisture sensors, etc., I remembered to unplug the unit. Once all the screws and clips are removed, used a pry bar to prop up the top of the unit. This makes it much easier to get to the baffle screws from the outside of the drum. Removed old baffles and replaced with the new ones, vacuumed out the inside of the unit, and put it back together in about an hour. It took the parts about three business days to arrive, so it was time to do laundry by then!

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Short Baffle

Part Number: PS2035582

$21.63
In Stock

Tall Baffle

Part Number: PS2035811

$19.86
In Stock