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General Electric Dryer Timer Knob
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41 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS11736611
Manufacturer Part Number WE01X24552
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Alicia from METAIRIE, LA
Dryer wouldnt work
Dryer wouldnt work. I was out of town when dryer stopped working. My grandmaother, who I live with, had brother came over to troubleshoot. He spent a good amount of time and couldnt figure out the problem.
When I returned home I tried it and immediately knew the knob was stripped because it didnt make the clicking noises. I verified by seeing where flat section was, then turning with knob and then seeing if flat section moved. Ordered new knob. Pulled old one off and put new one. Worked like a charm
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General Electric Dryer Timer Knob
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274 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS1482196
Manufacturer Part Number WE1M652
This OEM Timer Knob is a white plastic knob which can be easily installed onto your machine's timer rod, in order to control the timer. If the part breaks off, it should be replaced. Refer to your user manual and model number to see if this part is right for you. It is a three-inch-diameter part that accepts a D-shaped shaft. To replace your faulty knob, simply pull the existing knob straight off the shaft and install the replacement back onto the shaft. No tools are required. This item is sold individually and is not part of a set. The timer knob contains the insert as well as the knob itself.
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McKinley from Meraux, LA
the knob broke and my daughter tried turning the end of the knob with a pliers which broke the end which disabled the timer.
I unscrewed the back panel took out the broken timer replaced it with new timer put on the new knob and screwed the panel back on. Read more...
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General Electric Dryer Control Knob and Clip - White
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120 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS9493075
Manufacturer Part Number WE01X20378
This set (Knob and Clip Assembly, Control Knob, Dryer Control Knob) allows you to replace the knob on your timer if it is damaged or missing. The plastic knob can break around its shaft, or the retainer clip inside the knob can fall out and no longer stay securely on the control shaft. If your knob no longer stays in place, it’s time to place it. The knob is attached to the d-shaped shaft of the control mechanism. This model has a 2 inch diameter, 1-1/14 inch depth, and comes in white plastic.
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Daniel from Chantilly, VA
Knob broke
Pulled off old knob and aligned new knob and pushed on. Videos sent with order was very clear and great customer service tool. Read more...
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General Electric Dryer Knob, Gray
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52 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS2370714
Manufacturer Part Number WH01X10462
This part is a replacement timer knob for your dryer. The knob fits onto a D-shaped shaft. To replace the knob, line up the back opening with the shaft and slide it in place. Make sure the dryer is turned off before beginning this repair.
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Bruce from South San Francisco, CA
Frozen timer
1. Remove three screws from back of dryer
2. Tilt top panel forward and disengage
3. Swapped wiring one by one from old timer to new timer
4. Reinstall

The new timer worked so well that even the old, broken knobs could turn it. But I replaced the knobs anyway.

Customer service was great in helping me verify that this timer would work on this dryer (my model number was not listed on the website).
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General Electric Dryer Selector Knob with Clip
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74 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS271094
Manufacturer Part Number WH1X2721
The selector knob is what you use to start the dryer. This replacement knob comes with a retaining clip. This is a very easy repair, the only tool you may need is a pair of needle nose pliers. Remove the existing knob by pulling it off, making sure to remove the retaining clip as well. Line up the new knob with the D-shaped shaft and slide it into place.
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SAM from ROCK HILL, NY
Replaced broken START knob on dryer.
Slid off the old START knob, then pushed on the new START knob.

I created and printed a label on my computer for use with the time selector dial, which must be set at or beyond 10 minutes, before turning the START knob.

I made a label that says "Minimum" with a red arrow that points past the 10 minute setting on the time selector dial.

My teenage daughter was not setting the time selector dial, to a point past 10 minutes. When she turned the START knob, the dryer would not come on, because the time selector dial was not set past the 10 minute setting.

My daughter had continually twisted the START knob until it broke. I am hoping she will be able to see the large printed label I put on the dryer near the time selector, saying "Minimum" with a large red arrow pointing past 10 minutes.

I am very pleased that I was quickly able to find the exact matching START knob for my dryer and the exact same color, from PartSelect.Com
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General Electric Dryer KNOB
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PartSelect Number PS11759035
Manufacturer Part Number WE01X23599
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General Electric Dryer Timer Knob
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109 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS1482197
Manufacturer Part Number WE1M654
This timer knob is used to set the dryer cycle by advancing the timer. The plastic can become brittle with age and crack where it attaches to the timer shaft. You will need to replace this part if it slips off the shaft and cannot advance the timer. If it constantly falls off and will not stay on the shaft by itself, it may be cracked or broken and need to be replaced. This model is roughly 3 inches in diameter and made of white plastic. Sold individually.
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Jeffery from Waterford, MI
Timer knob cracked twice. Found out the timer switch was bad.
Removed the 3 knobs. They just pull off. Removed 6 screws on the back side of the control panel. The front (plastic panel then just separates from the back). Then look at how the switch is mounted on the plastic panel. There should be 2 small pieces of plastic that holds it in. Carefully twist the switch in the appropriate direction so it comes free. Before you remove any wires from the old switch remember what colors go where ! I used needle nose pliers to remove the connections from the switch. Make the new connections, mount the switch, put the screws back in the panel. BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING. UNPLUG THE ELECTRICAL CORD !!! Read more...
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General Electric Dryer Knob and Clip
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27 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS1482289
Manufacturer Part Number WH01X10313
This knob accepts a D-shaped shaft.
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Terri from DADEVILLE, AL
broken knob that turned too freely and did nothing
I wasn't sure that a new knob/clip would fix problem b/c shaft wouldn't turn with pliers. But knob was so inexpensive I wanted to try it first. I received the new knob/clip and the dryer worked perfectly; the knob had been broken for a year before it had quit working entirely. Don't let someone tell you that you need a whole new timer before you try the new knob/clip. Still working perfectly and I'm so pleased. And my part arrived within 2 days-wonderful! Read more...
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General Electric Dryer Timer Knob - White
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38 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS8769912
Manufacturer Part Number WE01X20374
This knob accepts a D-shaped shaft. Sold individually.
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Todd from LONG BEACH, CA
replace timer
took back off dryer, removed one screw with Torx wrench securing timer, removed one wire at a time from old timer placing on new timer to ensure correct wiring, put timer back in place tightening the one screw to secure. Took less than 10 min. Works perfectly and I saved myself $200 repair bill from Sears, the total for buying my parts at this site about $80. Well worth doing it yourself. Read more...
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General Electric Dryer Rotary Knob
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16 Reviews
PartSelect Number PS419092
Manufacturer Part Number 131965300
This knob accepts a D-shaped shaft. Sold individually.
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Randy from Anchorage, AK
Burn/rust marks on clothes
Like many others, i was suffering the problem of rust marks on clothes, which ruins them for good.

We have a Frigidaire Gallery dryer, gas, front loading stacked in top of the washer, which is about 7 or 8 years old.

Turns out the top felt seal was worn out, allowing clothes to get stuck between the drum and the door where they would get the rust colored stain. I think this is fairly common. It also "ate" zippers and buttons.

To open the dryer up, you first want to remove 2 screws at the bottom of the front panel, they are covered by little plastic plugs that pop out. Then, go in through the top- you have to pop the lid up from the front, and it swings up like a car hood. from the top, you have to reach in and undo a screw on each side that holds the front panel to the body of the dryer. it's a little tricky.

After those four screws are removed, the front panel is held on by pressure clips, which you can reach from the top and squeeze so they 'let go'. As those release, the front panel will fall outward with the bottom still attached- there are two small pieces of metal at the bottom that the panel sits in. So you lift the panel straight up to get them off those two guides/hooks, and it's clear.

Next you'll want to shop vac the heck out the whole dryer interior. Mine was caked with dust and lint.

Step two is felt replacement. you have to use some muscle to tear the felt off the top of the door opening, which will leave a bunch of ripped felt stuck to the high temp glue. That's where the wire brush and the Goof Off come in. That stuff worked like a charm to remove every last bit of felt and glue.

Once clean and dry, apply the glue that came with the felt guide, set the felt in place (with those plastic pieces facing up), and hold in place for a while. I used plastic clamps to hold the felt in place for about 30 minutes while the glue set.

For good measure, i also replaced the dryer belt and the plastic ball joint that the drum sits in, but i don't think that was necessary. The belt may be a good idea, and to do that you remove the belt by popping it off the little plastic wheel under the drum first, then it'll be loose and you can remove the belt and put a new one on. (This is also a little tricky, take it one step at a time.)

Then put it back together in reverse order and you'll be done with those rust marks.

(Mine is working great)
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