heating element brunt out after 25 years!!

ApplianceMaytag Dryer

Model412

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

leroy From putnam, CT

May 05, 2008

4 out of 4 people found this instruction helpful

you must remove the element tube from from the dryer,{ mark all wires prior to },lay the unit on a bench,remove two screws-open the tube like a big book. then take a pencel and follow the element as it goes through the insulators. remove the two screws on both ends of the element & remove. to reinstall-reverse procedure-make sure to the element very snug-the instruction sheet is very good!!

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