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DG21CA Maytag Dryer - Overview

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$19.73

Drum Support Roller Kit

This drum support roller includes one drum roller and two bearings. Most dryers use two drum rollers, and is recommended to change both at once.

$16.24

Tumbler and Motor Belt

At 100" in length, this dryer drum belt is 3/8" wide and has 5 ridges. This is the belt that is from the tumbler to the main drive motor.

$12.51

Front Glide Kit

This front glide kit comes with a blue plastic glide, a brown cork pad, and two metallic rivets. Two kits are required per appliance. Also, a rivet tool is required for this kit -...

$5.94

Roller Shaft

This roller shaft acts as the axel for the drum roller. Also known as drum roller axle.

$16.68

Blower Wheel with Clip

This comes with a metallic hub clip to hold it firmly in place.

$2.70

Retaining Ring

$25.16

Radiant Flame Sensor

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

$15.64

Flat Style Igniter

This flat style igniter comes with a wire harness connector. This part ignites the gas within the dryer. Bracket is NOT included.

$3.96

Idler Shaft Washer

This idler pulley shaft washer is used with many clothes dryers. It is less than an inch long, and it is black in color. Sold individually.

$2.70

Drum Roller Shaft Washer

This part is sold individually.

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The blower fan (nylon) stripped off the motor shaft (steel)

  • Customer: Stephen from Lafayette IN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 465 of 464 people found this instruction helpful
Removed the front cover (screws on bottom 0f face)...removed blower cover....spring pliers to remove and install blower fan. the rest of the time was spent cleaning the inside of the shell as well as the vent. Reassembled and dryer runs better than it has for many years. read more

dryer squeeking

  • Customer: gerald from park city MT
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench set
  • 388 of 396 people found this instruction helpful
removed front panel,lifted top, removed drum and drive belt,remove old rollers and acc and instlled new and reinstalled dryer parts. read more

Loud rumbling noise on dryer startup

  • Customer: Brian from Mechanicsville VA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 184 of 253 people found this instruction helpful
I searched the internet and found my symptoms really seemed to indicate a problem with the blower wheel, which was very noisy. Feeling confident that was what I needed, I ordered the blower wheel, and also the tumbler belt (the belt was 12 years old). Both parts were genuine Maytag and arrived quickly. Before the order arrived, I went ahead and UNPLUGGED THE... read more