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GDGM253W Maytag Dryer - Overview

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$9.99

Multi Rib Belt - 92-1/4"

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

$16.86

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 (Limit: 258) the gas high limit (Limit: 240) and the gas and electric high limit thermostat (Limit: 300).

$16.63

Door Catch Kit

This kit comes in two pieces: the catch and the clip.

$53.71

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#.

$47.59

Front Glide Kit

This kit includes 2 glides (left and right), 2 pads with adhesive backing and 1 support brace.

$11.29

Drum Glide and Cushion Kit

Pad has adhesive backing.

$19.47

Door Switch Kit

This kit includes the switch and mounting clip.

$60.51

Lint Duct Housing

$4.89

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$18.42

Leveling Leg

Sold individually.

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lint filter broke

  • Customer: Jane from Grand Forks, ND
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 463 of 470 people found this instruction helpful
I pulled out the broken lint filter and put the new one back in, real easy. I am so happy with the prompt delivery I got from PartsSelect.com. I ordered on a Monday and and it was delivered on a Wednesday read more

No Heat

  • Customer: Stan from Riverside, CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 372 of 380 people found this instruction helpful
Lift the top. Remove (2) screws holding the front of the dryer in place. Lift the front off the 2 retaining clips on the bottom of the dryer. The hardest part of the install was removing and replacing the igniter. A couple of helping hands from the girlfriend to hold the parts in place while I replaced the two screws was very helpfull. Installing the mu... read more

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
  • 167 of 182 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