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Rear Drum Bearing Kit

This rear drum bearing kit comes with a shaft, bearing and installation instructions. The bearing plate comes with a slot in it for the ground strap. Helps keep your dryer running...


Drive Belt

This belt has a length of 87 inches, width of 1/4”, flat, with 4 ridges.



This part helps to keep the door closed while the machine is running.


Lint Filter with Frame


Adjustable Leveling Screw


Rear Drum Bearing

This part is the rear dryer drum bearing only. This part helps keep your dryer running smoothly as possible with as little noise as possible.


Front Drum Slide Kit

This front drum slide kit comes with two slides with the apppropriate mounting hardware.


Door Switch

This part has three terminals. Note: Use the two smaller terminals for models that only have two wires to the switch.


Idler Pulley Wheel

This white idler pulley is used for many clothes dryers. A dryer's idler pulley wheel serves to help the belt to rotate the drum.


Gas Igniter

Be very careful to not handle the igniter by its gray part. Hold it by its white tip only.

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the rear drum bearing was worn the dryer became very noisy

  • Customer: Michael from Warwick RI
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 163 of 189 people found this instruction helpful
i removed the scews just above thr opened dryer door, i was then able to swing the dryer top cover back. i then removed the lower front panel screws ,the the screws securing the front of the dryer ( where the door is ) and removed it. there are just 2 wires to disconnect. after the front is removed you gain full access for drum removal, remove the belt make ... read more

dryer belt broke

  • Customer: Matt from La Belle MO
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 111 of 128 people found this instruction helpful
first I took the dryer apart 1st thing i did was unplug the power supply (safety first) then I removed the top of the unit then removed the front cleaned all the lint from the inside of the cabinet I found the proper belt size on part the next day I had my dryer belt delivered (which cost 1/3 the price of the local repair shop price)
then I ... read more

Squeaking Dryer - Rear Drum bearing gone bad

  • Customer: Jason from Cary NC
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 27 of 30 people found this instruction helpful
First, I loosened the the top control panel and then loosened the top flat roof panel which allowed me access to the inside of the dryer. Then, I removed the front panel which allowed access to the drum. I was amazed at the amount of lint that was inside the dryer itself. Most of my time was spent in the disassembly and cleaning of the internal cavity around... read more