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DBSR453EB2WW General Electric Dryer - Overview

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Drum Bearing Slide - White

This is a drum bearing slide, also known as bearing drum slide, glide, or pad, that is fitted to a dryer. This is a white plastic part that is sourced directly from the manufacture...

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$46.04

Front Drum Bearing

This front drum bearing helps your dryer operate as quietly as possible. This is an OEM part and is sold individually. It is about 10 inches in height and 22 inches in width. It is made entirely out of plastic and is white in color. If your dryer model has a light in it, remove the light bulb before removing the bearing because it will hit the bulb and potentially shatter it. Please note that although the slides are not included in this part, the drum slides should also be replaced when replacing this bearing.

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$17.69

Timer Knob

This is a timer knob for your dryer. This knob is white with a silver trim, and is roughly 3 inches in diameter. You will need to replace this part is if your timer will not advanc...

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$6.34

Duct Felt Seal

This is a duct felt seal for a dryer. The duct felt seal allows the front-load dryer drum to glide smoothly on the front panel. Your dryer will not function properly if the drum felt seal is compromised. Disconnect power to the dryer before completing this repair. You will need to remove the front of the dryer to gain access to the felt seal. This felt seal may differ in appearance from your original but will function the same as your original. This is an OEM replacement part that is sourced directly from the authentic manufacturer.

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$4.69

D-Shaped Knob Insert Clip

This clip ensures that the knob is securely fastened to the control shaft, allowing you to properly select the correct time and setting for your dryer. If your dryer will not start...

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$24.29

Drive Belt

This is a dryer drum drive belt. It is 89.5 inches long with four ribs on the inside for a better grip. The drive belt on your dryer attaches to the motor pulley and then wraps around the drum and a tensioner pulley, and spins the drum as the motor rotates. Your dryer drum cannot spin without this belt. Belts can stretch or become brittle over time which may cause it to malfunction. This is an original manufacturer replacement part. Be sure to use work gloves to protect your hands from sharp internal parts during this repair.

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Rotary Start Switch

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 num...

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$34.23

Lint Filter (White Frame)

This is a lint filter screen that is used for many dryers. It has a metal screen with a white plastic frame, and is approximately 13 inches wide. This part is sold individually. The lint filter traps lint while clothes are being dried and prevents the lint from building up in clothes and internal parts of your appliance. Neglecting to clean your filter on a regular basis can negatively affect the operation of your dryer and is also a fire hazard. Be sure to clean your filter on a regular basis. Installation is easy, simply slide the filter in and out of the filter slot.

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Light Bulb

This light bulb, also known as a drum lamp, illuminates and lights up the dryer drum when the door is open. If the light bulb in the dryer is burnt out or lighting is inconsistent,...

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Rear Drum Bearing Kit

This rear drum bearing kit includes a shaft, ground strap, bearing, seven screws, and installation instructions. The bearing plate comes with a slot in it for the ground strap. This part helps keep your dryer running as smoothly as possible with as little noise as possible by supporting the back of the dryer drum and reducing friction as the drum rotates. Over time, your drum bearing will wear out, cause your dryer to be noisy, and you will have to replace it. There may be some sharp internal parts, so be sure to wear work gloves during repair.

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Dryer was squeeling when running.

  • Customer: Daniel from Chicago, IL
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 614 of 693 people found this instruction helpful
I removed the two screws at the front above the drum opening (with the dryer door open). The top panel then lifts off. I removed the screw at each side that holds the front panel to the side panels, tilted the front panel forward, which disengages the front of the drum from the front drum glide bearing. I then lifted the front panel slightly, unhooking th... read more

Heater element went out

  • Customer: Brian from Clinton, MO
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 153 of 187 people found this instruction helpful
First of all, unplug the dryer. I removed the two screws on the front of the cabinet to remove the top. I then took out the screws to remove the dial panel. Release the belt for the drum through the access hole in the rear of the dryer. Remove the front cover and pull the drum assembly out.

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Timer knob cracked and would not turn on the dryer

  • Customer: Kathleen from Greenwood, IN
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 163 of 240 people found this instruction helpful
Very easy. I just snapped the new timer knob on and I was ready to go. read more