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DEC5DL1 Frigidaire Dryer - Overview

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$3.22

Door Latch Kit

This door latch kit comes with the strike and the catch.

$21.68

'M' Series Ignition Coil Kit

This ignition coil kit contains two coils. One is a two wire secondary coil, while the other is a three wire booster coil. Both should be used together in your gas clothes dryer.

$3.51

Main Terminal Block Kit

$28.21

Igniter

This part ignites the gas within the dryer. Be sure to not handle this igniter by the gray part as it is very fragile.

$34.20

Flame Sensor

This part senses the flame for heat allowing the gas valve to open.

$4.38

SCREW

$6.59

CLIP

$3.46

SCREW

$4.93

Screw

SWITCH-DOOR

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Dryer would heat initially then cool down

  • Customer: Brett from Monticello MN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 44 of 48 people found this instruction helpful
The top of the dryer was easily removed by prying the front up with a screwdriver then tipping it back and off of the mounting brackets. Then the front of the dryer was removed by unscrewing a single screw on each side that held the front to the side panels then pulling the front away from the dryer. Once the front was off, the coils were easily accessible... read more

Catch broke, door wouldn't stay closed.

  • Customer: Dianne from Kansas City MO
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 35 of 36 people found this instruction helpful
Used a screwdriver to pop out broken piece. Used pliers to snap in new one. read more

Dryer would heat only on the initial start. Burner would not light again until completely cooled down. The ignitor would energize, but no gas would flow for ignition.

  • Customer: Bruce from Burnsville MN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 27 of 30 people found this instruction helpful
1. Pry Dryer top up and off the clips. (Front of Dryer)
2. Remove 2 phillips screws on the inside of front panel.
3. Lift front panel up and set off to the side
4. Removed 2 phillips screws with short handled phillips driver that hold the gas valve coil bracket in place.
5. Unplugged and removed both coils, installed new coils and bra... read more