Dryer would start and heat, but after 1st cycle the burner would not fire and a buzzing sound was coming from the gas valve solenoid area. Igniter and other functions worked fine.

ApplianceMaytag Dryer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

David From Bedford, IN

Jul 18, 2007

24 out of 26 people found this instruction helpful

Removed front of dryer, unplugged each coil to determine where buzzing was coming from.....determined it was the boosting coil....ordered part and replaced. Dryer works great....we think it had be going bad over time because drying times have noticeable decreased.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Gas Valve Boosting and Holding Coil (Now subbed to 'M' Series New Style Coil Kit)

Part Number: PS334310

In Stock