Drying time exceeded 1 to 2 hours and lint was damp on lint screen

ApplianceAmana Dryer

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Socket set

JAMES From VALENCIA, CA

Jan 19, 2008

2 out of 5 people found this instruction helpful

Removed two screws on lower front dryer panel with 5/16" socket and wrench. Removed three screws and plastic filter dryer screen vent with 1/4" socket allowing easy access to upper limit thermostat switch located on side of igniter flame assembly tunnel. Removed two screws attaching limit switch and disconnected two wires. Replaced with new limit switch and reconnected wires. Reassembled dryer. Works fine. Drying time for regular items such as towels is now less than 1 hour.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

High Limit Thermostat (L255) (Now subbed to LIMIT THER)

Part Number: PS2044484

$29.59
In Stock