Dryer would not turn on

ApplianceFrigidaire Dryer


Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Michael From Erlanger, KY

Sep 26, 2010

6 out of 7 people found this instruction helpful

I contacted a company to come out and diagnose the problem. They informed me that the thermal limiter is bad and needed to be replaced for $15 for the part and $85 labor. I found the part on this site for about $10, and did the repair myself. The dryer was mostly dismantled so I pulled the drum back, and replaced the part. The tricky part was the pulley system was, so make sure you see it before hand or find a diagram online. Once that was figured out, I set the drum back up, greased and tightened the pulley, reattached the front of the washer with connections, and closed the lid.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Thermal Limiter - Limit 220

Part Number: PS419402

In Stock