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PartSelect #:PS755842
Manufacturer #:WE1M504
This is a drum bearing slide, also known as bearing drum slide, glide, or pad, that is fitted to a dryer. The slide supports the front drum as the drum rotates. Check both slides f...
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PartSelect #:PS9861764
Manufacturer #:WE09X20441
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 fe...
$6.84
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PartSelect #:PS267091
Manufacturer #:WE1X980
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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PartSelect #:PS1766009
Manufacturer #:WE12M29
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 aro...
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PartSelect #:PS267529
Manufacturer #:WE25M40
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. Thi...
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PartSelect #:PS11767017
Manufacturer #:WE18X25100
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. Th...
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PartSelect #:PS960329
Manufacturer #:WE4M305
Sold individually. This light bulb has a screw in base.
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PartSelect #:PS265721
Manufacturer #:WE12X83
A dryer's idler pulley wheel serves to help the belt to rotate the drum.
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PartSelect #:PS8769914
Manufacturer #:WE01X20380
This knob accepts a D shaped shaft. Sold individually. This control knob is for dryers. Control knob lets you control cycle settings. Remove the knob by pulling it straight off ...
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PartSelect #:PS3654187
Manufacturer #:WE4M527
This dryer timer is used to control the unit's cycles by regulating the length of time that power is directed to each setting.
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original duct was broken

  • Customer: Chad from Gilbert, SC
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 134 of 152 people found this instruction helpful
Dear PartSelect.com,

My repair went off without a hitch.

2 screws removed to remove top.
4 screws removed from inside to remove front panel w/ door.
4 screws removed from top of control panel, loosed and popped top right off.
Flathead screwdriver to pop off old plastic panel.
Removed old wire chase (plastic, approx 3... read more

Dryer would get very hot and then turn off

  • Customer: David from Auburn, MA
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 261 of 543 people found this instruction helpful
It was actually my father, he doesn't use the internet. He thought that because the dyer got real hot and then shut off he thought the thermostat wasn't working and the high temp shutoff was okay. He went through the manual and found the part and took it out. He called the service number but they wanted $50 dollars plus shipping. I saw it was a Thermo-disc p... read more

Drum belt broke

Drive Belt – Part Number: WE12M29
  • Customer: Adrian from Middletown, MD
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 140 of 190 people found this instruction helpful
Removed the front Dryer panel. Left drum in place and lifted it up slightly to get access to motor drive. Slipped belt in place and put panel back on.
This was a first attempt ever at fixing an appliance and it was no big deal. read more