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DE701 Maytag Dryer - Overview

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Models starting with DE701

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Light Bulb - 40W

Sold individually.


Drum Roller Shaft Washer

Sold individually.


High Temperature Adhesive - 2oz.



This screw is sold individually.


Rubber Foot Pad

This foot pad is made entirely of rubber and is gray in color. This pad is intended for use with washers and some dryers. Sold individually.


Adjustable Levelling Leg

Sold Individually. This adjustable leveling leg comes with a stop nut.


Round Carborundum Oven Igniter

This round style carborundum gas oven igniter has an amperage range between 2.5 and 3.0 amps. Be very careful when handling this igniter as it is very fragile. Please note - this w...


Lower Dishrack Kit

This kit comes with the wheels, bumpers, fold down tine and flexrow retainer.


Heater Wire - 240V

This heater wire is 240V and is 79" long.


Hose Washer and Screen Insert Kit

The hose washer in this washer and screen insert kit is an inch in diameter. The insert is all blue in color and is made entirely of plastic, while the washer is all black in color and made entirely of rubber.

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The lower burner would not ignite.

  • Customer: Mark from Rego Park NY
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 56 of 59 people found this instruction helpful
First I removed the oven racks. Then I loosened the two screws in the back of the oven floor and figured out how to remove it. Then I loosened the two screws at the front of the diverter and, with some pushing and pulling and twisting, was able to get that to come out, too. Then I tried lighting the oven and noticed that the igniter was not glowing. When... read more

Dryer wouldn't heat

  • Customer: Edith from Grove City OH
  • Difficulty: Difficult
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Wrench (Adjustable)
  • 43 of 50 people found this instruction helpful
Since the heating coil is right behind the front door I had to remove all panels starting with the back one to get to it. The back has a lot of tech screws that I removed with the nut driver. The side panels were removed with a phillips screwdriver. The top is held in place with the other panels. The base was shifted away from the front and I released th... read more

Lower Dishwasher rack replacement

  • Customer: Claire from Saratoga springs NY
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 30 of 45 people found this instruction helpful
I ordered the part and was hoping to just take out one rack and put in the other, there were NO instructions or even a diagram of the rack. There was a fold down rack that was not attached and a few parts that I have no idea what they are. This was very discouraging. The main thing is that the rack is quite a bit lighter than the original one so I doubt i... read more