This part is a one-time use thermal fuse which attaches to the blower wheel housing of your clothes dryer. It cannot be re-set and must be replaced when continuity between the pins...
This dryer door latch kit comes with one plastic door latch and one metal door strike.
This filter collects lint as it passes through the dryer vent.
This heating element fits later model electric clothes dryers and has 5/16" terminals.
A dryer's idler pulley helps the belt to rotate the drum. Also known as dryer belt tension pulley wheel.
Part may differ in appearance, but functions the same as original part. This part controls the temperature of the inside of the dryer drum and prevents the dryer from overheating.
This dryer drum belt from Whirlpool/Kenmore has five ridges. It is used for many of Whirlpool's brands of clothes dryers. This flat belt is 1/4 of an inch wide.
This kit comes with one multi rib belt, four drum support rollers, one idler assembly, nine tri rings and one washer.
- Customer: ANTHONY from CHESHIRE CT
- Difficulty: Easy
- Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
- Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
- 907 of 1048 people found this instruction helpful
First I unplugged the dryer, then removed the back panel, this exposed most all of the wiring and I could see the heater coils.
Not knowing what the problem was I started looking at the coils and could not see any broken parts.
So then checked the thermal fuse for continuity I removed the two wires from it with a small pair of needle nose pliers, ...
- Customer: Dana from Grassvally CA
- Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
- Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
- Tools Required: Screw drivers
- 486 of 492 people found this instruction helpful
Cleaning the lint out of the whole machine took quite a bit of time--it was everywhere. Underneath the lint trap was a collection that ultimately ruined the thermal fuse where it restricted the air flow considerably.
Ascertaining the problem was the most time consuming part.
The actual repair was quite simple and didn't take but 15-20 m...
- Customer: Terri from Saint Augustine FL
- Difficulty: Really easy
- Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
- Tools Required:
- 469 of 471 people found this instruction helpful
Received your parts, Popped them both right into place, Even though only one side needed to be replaced, I wanted them to match up. It was amazing how easy this was. My husband was quite impressed I had ordered these rather then look for either a new or used dryer from some other source.