Terminal Block Melts when power cord connector is left loose by install crew.

ApplianceFrigidaire Dryer

ModelFDEB23RGS2

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Pliers
Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Socket set

Arthur From Grand Prairie, TX

Nov 04, 2007

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1) Removed Top Dryer Cover (pushed 2 compression clips on front side 1" from top and 2" in from each side) to gain access to terminal block in rear.
2) Removed 2 screws over terminal block cover and 2 screws holding bad terminal block in place. Removed 3 screws holding bad power cord,
3) Removed good terminal connectors from bad terminal block and reinstalled them in the new terminal block.
4) Cut dryer wire from bad terminal block connector and soldered (optional) them to the new terminal block connector. Installed this connector into the new terminal block.
5) Installed new terminal block in dryer with 2 screws.
6) Installed new power cord on new terminal block ensuring contacts were tight and cord had pull guard properly installed. Reinstalled terminal block cover with 2 screws.
7) Reinstalled Dryer Top Cover.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Terminal Block Kit

Part Number: PS419369

$24.34
In Stock