Dryer did not turn off in auto-dry mode

ApplianceMaytag Dryer

ModelDE712

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

W. Dale From Newton, KS

Mar 01, 2011

9 out of 13 people found this instruction helpful

Unplugged the dryer (electric), removed two screws at bottom of front panel and removed front panel. Pulled electrical clips from sensor lugs near center.front of drum exterior. Located sensor inside front of drum interior, removed screw at each end. Removed old sensor, placed new sensor in position, attached with screws. Installed electrical clips on lugs, closed front panel and secured with two screws. Plugged in the dryer and it worked!

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Automatic Dry Sensor with Mounting Screws

Part Number: PS1595603

$24.14
In Stock

SENSOR GRO

Part Number: PS2200259

No Longer Available

RECEPTACLE

Part Number: PS2200527

No Longer Available