Defective start switch

ApplianceGeneral Electric Dryer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Harry From Georgetown, KY

Feb 04, 2013

Unplug cord ; disconnect vent pipe ; slide dryer out ; remove 4 screws in back top ; remove control knob ; tilt top out ; remove 3 wires and connect to new switch in the manner that they were removed ; turn old switch until it releases ; insert and turn new switch until it stops ; replace 4 screws in back ; replace control knob ; slid dryer back connect vent pipe and insert dryer plug

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Rotary Start Switch

Part Number: PS3487203

In Stock

Knob and Clip Assembly (Now subbed to Control Knob - White)

Part Number: PS9493075

In Stock