Replaced Timer and Belt

ApplianceHotpoint Dryer

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

William From Holmes Beach, FL

May 04, 2008

1 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

Removed back panel and old timer. Matched wires from old timer to new and installed new timer. Very easy and went smoothly. Having the Exact replacement timer was the essence of the task, thanks to the easy of buying from PartSelect.

The belt replacement was a little more difficult. Finally finding how to guide the belt Behind the felt busing in the front of the dryer helped. Then it took some cuts on the upper arm to guide the belt around the motor and tension pulleys properly. Be sure that the belt has the Rough side ON the drum and doesn't get turned anywhere in it's path.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Timer - 60Hz

Part Number: PS268241

$116.22
In Stock

Multi Rib Belt - 87" (Now subbed to Drive Belt)

Part Number: PS2350043

$8.52
In Stock