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Thermal Fuse (Limit: 183)

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PartSelect Number PS11741067
Manufacturer Part Number WP33001762
Manufactured by Whirlpool

This thermal fuse mounts on your dryer's blower wheel housing. It will cut out once your dryer's internal temperature reaches around 183 degrees Fahrenheit, and will not cut in again. Like a house fuse, you will have to replace it when it blows. Use it for your Maytag brand gas or electric clothes dryer.

This part works with the following brands: Maytag, International, Crosley.

This part works with the following products: Dryer, Washer Dryer Combo.

This part fixes the following symptoms:

  • No heat or not enough heat.
  • Will Not Start.

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Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Nutdriver
Customer: Andrew from Goldsboro, NC

Unit would not come on due to blown fuse

Remove 2 front door screws and 2 side cover screws .
Remove front cover replace switches and fuses.
De- lint the blower and vent duct.
Reinstall cover door finished.

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Parts Used:
  • Thermal Fuse (Limit: 183)
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Pliers, Screw drivers
Customer: SALLY from ANAHEIM, CA

Dryer wouldn't start

We tried replacing the door switch first, still didn't start. Next we tried the thermal fuse and it turned on and has worked ever since.

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Parts Used:
  • Thermal Fuse (Limit: 183)
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Socket set
Customer: matthew from Central Islip, NY

No heat, coil wasnt getting hot

took old one out then i had to strip the connector off new one was to big...

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Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
Time to do repair: 1- 2 hours
Tools: Screw drivers, Socket set
Customer: Kathy from Lilburn, GA

Dryer wasn't heating sufficiently/consistently.

Removed front cover, removed old heating unit, installed new thermostat,heating coil inside the dryer and finally replaced the fuse in the front. The main complication was reaching the screws for the heating coil, not really complex.

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Parts Used:
  • Thermal Fuse (Limit: 183)
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
Customer: Michael from OAKWOOD, OH

Dryer would not run; blown thermal fuse

unplug dryer; remove dryer door; remove front cover; thermal fuse located on heater underneath and beside drum; remove two electrical leads on fuse; remove two screws holding fuse in place; install new fuse and do the above in reverse; clean lint from duct; plug dryer into

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Manufacturer Part Number: WP33001762
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