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$13.44

Multi Rib Belt - 92-1/4"

This dryer drum belt has four ridges, three grooves and is 1/4" wide.

$25.16

Radiant Flame Sensor

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

$21.53

High Limit Kit

This kit comes with three separate thermal fuses and is usually used with clothes dryers that have a fan mounted on the motor shaft. Included within this kit is the high limit (Lim...

$37.91

Rear Drum Support Roller Kit

Included in this rear drum support roller kit are 4 screws, 1 spacers, 2 washers, 2 retaining rings, 2 rear rollers, and 2 cylinder support shafts. *** Note: Per manufacturer this kit has been updated now to have one spacer that is the thickness of 2 spacers. To get these parts separately, please search by model#.

$2.70

Blower Wheel Clamp

$2.70

SCREW

This screw is sold individually.

$2.70

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$8.76

Drum Glide and Cushion Kit

Pad has adhesive backing.

$4.46

Retaining Ring

This part works in conjunction with the blower wheel.

$30.16

Front Drum Support Roller Replacement Kit

This front drum support roller kit is used for many gas and electric clothes dryers. Included in this kit are one right side glide, one left side glide, two adhesive felt pads, a metallic cylinder support brace, and an instructions sheet. Each of the glides are blue in color and are made of a hard plastic. The cylinder support brace is the longest piece in this kit measuring nine inches.

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Electric dryer would not heat - Thermal fuses - $25 fix - I love DIY

  • Customer: Ronald from Fredericksburg VA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 126 of 136 people found this instruction helpful
1. Unplug dryer from power outlet
2. Lift dryer top from front (hinged in rear). Just friction holding top down. Use flat scewdriver wrapped in cloth to help lift.
3. Locate heating element - rear top behind drum
4. Unplug red wires to the high limit thermal fuse
5. Unplug red wires to the heating element
6. Unlug white wires to the ... read more

broken tumbler belt

  • Customer: Michael from San Antonio TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench set
  • 79 of 80 people found this instruction helpful
1. Removed the screws from the lint catcher
2. Removed the bolts from upper rear of dryer
3. Pried off the dryer top from the front (it rests on rear hinges)
4. Disconnected dryer door wiring
5. Removed bolt from inside upper front corners; removed front panel (be careful: the edges are sharp and the tumbler will fall when it loses suppor... read more

Broken belt - drum would not turn

  • Customer: Gary from Oakland MD
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 43 of 47 people found this instruction helpful
Started out taking the back off, then found online that access is from the front and much easier to get to. Simply pop the hinges in the back of the top panel and then the front of the top is popped off. From there, it is easy to remove the old belt, clean the innards (found 31 cents) and replace the new belt. It was a little disconcerting to see the idle... read more