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DG16CA Maytag Dryer - Overview

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$2.70

Drum Roller Shaft Washer

This part is sold individually.

$2.70

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$3.76

Adjustable Levelling Leg

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

$7.52

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.

$2.70

SCREW

Sold Individually.

$17.75

Heating Element Terminal & Insulator Kit

This kit comes with two ceramic insulators.

$33.48

Heater Wire - 240V

$23.16

Lint Filter

This filter collects lint as it passes through the dryer vent.

$18.02

DRIVE BELT

This belt is V-shaped, 3/8 of an inch wide, and drives the drum.

$16.88

Motor Clip

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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)
  • 33 of 40 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

Stripped leveler screw making impossible to level my washer

  • Customer: Rebecca from Wylie TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Wrench set
  • 8 of 12 people found this instruction helpful
Put blocks under the washer where the leveling leg was needed and screwed the part into the washer. Then it was just a matter of moving the washer into place and leveling. Pretty easy. read more

The drum wasn't rotating very well, and it made grinding noises

  • Customer: Jon from Salem OR
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 4 of 5 people found this instruction helpful
In retrospect, this repair was not diffcult, but it took a long time because I could not find any directions or advice on the internet. The first puzzle was getting inside. The back panel comes off very easily with removal of a handful of panel screws. This exposes the motor, belts, drive pulleys, etc., and while I could rotate the drum by hand, I could not ... read more