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Popular General Electric Dryer Switches

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$11.43
Rotary Start Switch
PartSelect Number PS3487203
Manufacturer Part Number WE4M519
This replacement start switch is a genuine OEM part for your dryer. If your dryer will not start or shut off, you may need to replace this part. For this repair you will need a number 2 Phillips screwdriver and a pair of needle nose pliers. Disconnect power to the dryer before beginning this repair.
Fixes these symptoms
Shuts off too soon
Timer will not advance
Will not shut off

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Mr Dennis from Twinsburg, OH says,

Knob would not engage, had to manually turn outer ring to start washer.
Used a screw driver and needle nose pliers to remove clip from behind the timer knob. Took 2 minutes to remove clip, i admit it was a little tricky but once you get a grip on the clip very easily remo...read more

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$15.37
Push-to-Start Switch
PartSelect Number PS3487190
Manufacturer Part Number WE4M416
This switch is used to activate the dryer.
Fixes these symptoms
Will Not Start


Installation Instructions
Linda from FITCHBURG, MA says,

dryer would not stay on so I ordered a button, but wrong part.
First I called to get help with the right part and they told me I needed the pus-to-start-switch. It came in and I called my handyman Ed to install it. I am happy with your service. I dont install bu...read more

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$15.16
Interlock Switch
PartSelect Number PS1481922
Manufacturer Part Number WD21X10261
The interlock switch may also be referred to as a belt switch. This part is a simple on/off mechanism that prohibits the appliance from operating when the door is open. This is a part for your dryer. The interlock switch senses the door is shut and the dryer can begin. This part might need to be replaced if your dryer is not starting or is in process while the door is open. The black rectangular part of the switch is approximately 2 inches long and a 1/2-inch wide with two gold plates on either end. This is a genuine OEM part that is sourced right from the manufacturer.
Fixes these symptoms
Door latch failure
Shuts off too soon
Will Not Start

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Steven from EPHRATA, WA says,

interlock switch was bad. Prevents the dishwasher form running as it "thinks" the door is still open.
Opened door, removed screw holding down metal plate that presses against interlock switch when door is closed. Removed plastic cover thingy that is over interlock switches. Removed the interlock switc...read more

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$5.30
DOOR SWITCH
PartSelect Number PS11729233
Manufacturer Part Number WE10X23879
Fixes these symptoms
Will Not Start


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$39.07
Rotary Start Switch
PartSelect Number PS268305
Manufacturer Part Number WE4X881
This part is used to start the dryer once you have selected a setting on the timer.
Fixes these symptoms
Will Not Start


Installation Instructions
Jaren from Lemoore, CA says,

Broken Knob Post
First I unplugged the dryer, then I removed the access panel on the back of the control panel. I removed the wires from the back of the switch...Here is where I messed up. I removed the switch prior t...read more

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$20.23
Door Switch
PartSelect Number PS2344321
Manufacturer Part Number WE4M415
A door switch is a simple on/off mechanism that prohibits the dryer from operating when the door is open.
Fixes these symptoms
Will not shut off
Will Not Start


Installation Instructions
Joshua from Dallas, TX says,

Dryer would not start
The end repair was very simple and took minimal effort. The time and difficulty was all in the testing. I disassembled the dryer and removed the drum and then hard wired each thermo-fuse to determin...read more

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$33.48
Rotary Start Switch
PartSelect Number PS268227
Manufacturer Part Number WE4X782
This is the replacement rotary start switch for your dryer. It is silver and black in color, with a white D-shaped shaft. The rotary start switch is found inside the dryer control panel, and when actuated, it starts the dryer. Over time, the contacts inside the switch can short out, and when this happens, the dryer will not start. As you will be working around electricity, be sure to disconnect the dryer from the power source before you begin this repair. This part is sold individually and is an authentic OEM part sourced directly from the manufacturer.
Fixes these symptoms
Will Not Start


Installation Instructions
Lorraine from Woodbridge, VA says,

Starter Switch Froze
I removed the back of the panel, unplugged the dryer, removed the two wire connections, removed the one screw that held the part in place, removed the old switch, put the new one in then followed the ...read more

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$18.60
Door Switch
PartSelect Number PS3529308
Manufacturer Part Number 6601EL3001A
Fixes these symptoms
Will Not Start


Installation Instructions
Phillip H Travers from sioux Falls, SD says,

Wouldn't shut off
-Remove rear retaining bracket [ (3) screws f/ top lid and (2) screws f/ main chassis]
-Remove top lid by sliding toward rear and lift off.
-Remove front electronics display, (2) screws 1 on...read more

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$13.01
R.SWITCH (XCARE) ON/OFF
PartSelect Number PS2337894
Manufacturer Part Number WE4M399
Fixes these symptoms
No Symptoms for this part
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$47.22
Temperature Control Rotary Switch - 4 Positions
PartSelect Number PS267990
Manufacturer Part Number WE4M411
This switch chooses the temperature setting in a dryer.
Fixes these symptoms
No Symptoms for this part
Installation Instructions
Gail from FT MYERS BCH, FL says,

there was no heat in the dryer
watch you tube, they showed me how to do it. It was very easy to do. I'm a 75 year old lady...read more