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

ModelMDG4000BWW

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers
Wrench(Adjustable)

David From Bedford, IN

Jul 18, 2007

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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

$16.53
In Stock