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Timer Knob

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PartSelect Number PS1482197
Manufacturer Part Number WE1M654
Manufactured by GE
Product Description

Timer Knob Specifications

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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Troubleshooting
This part fixes the following symptoms:
Timer will not advance | Will Not Start | Shuts off too soon | Will not shut off
This part works with the following products:
Dryer.
This part works with the following products:
General Electric, Hotpoint.
Part# WE1M654 replaces these:
AP3995088, 1264290, WE1M654, WE01M0443, WE1M443, WE1M502, WE1M668
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Marge
July 20, 2017
When the cycle finishes my dryer will not automatically turn off anymore. Is there a problem with my timer knob or something? Never had this happen before!
Hello Marge, if the timer motor has power and the timer is still not turning off, you may need to replace the timer on your dryer WE4M353. This can be tested using a multi-meter tool. Please let us know if you have any further questions.

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Jeff
December 30, 2017
Hi. Is this a one directional (eg only to be turned clockwise) or a multi directional knob?
For model number Dbsr453eb2ww
Hello Jeff, Thank you for your inquiry. It is designed to turn with the timer switch, which is recommended only to turn clockwise. Hope this helps!

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Raymond
July 20, 2017
How do I know if I should replace the knob or the whole timer assembly. My wife said last time she used the dryer when she turned the timer it felt “weird” and now the machine is not starting. I read that usually it is bc of a faulty timer or timer knob but who can I determine which it is?
Hi Raymond, this problem could be caused by the knob or the timer on your dryer. I would start with the knob. Pull it off the shaft and check it for visible damage. If the knob is not the problem then you will need to inspect your dryer timer. I hope this helps.

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Priya
July 20, 2017
I need this timer knob by the looks of it but it does not match the color of my unit. Does it come in other colors?
Hello Priya, this knob is also available in bisque. If that is the color you are looking for you can find it here WE1M483. Best of luck with this repair!

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Greg
March 1, 2018
The timer knob has no tension in it. I cannot make a timing selection as the dial spins freely, therefore the dryer will not work.
For model number HTDX100GM8WW
Hi Greg, Thank you for the question. If you can remove the knob and turn the shaft the knob fits onto and have it operate normally, you will need to replace the knob. If the shaft turns freely as well then the timer switch needs to be replaced, Part Number: PS9491767. Hope this helps!

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Brian
January 16, 2018
Is this the right part no. Ps1482197
For model number DBSR463GG7WW
Hi Brian, Thank you for the question.Yes, This timer knob Part Number: PS1482197 is the correct timer knob for the model number provided. Hope this helps!

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Kevin Gordon
April 29, 2018
Hello, we are looking for timer knob that broke. Part number on back of knob itself is ki2227. Dryer model is dpsr473ewoww. I found part ps1482197 referenced on your site, but there is no reference to ki2227. Can you confirm if this is the correct part? Thank you.
For model number DPSR473EV0WW
Hi Kevin, Thank you for your question. The part number listed under your model number for the timer knob is PS266954. I hope this helps. Thank you and have a great day!

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Ian
May 2, 2018
The dryer knob does not pull out to activate
Hello Ian, thank you for contacting us, In order for us to locate the correct parts and repair information we will require the model number of the appliance. Once you have located the model number please feel free to resubmit the question and we will be happy to help you. Look forward to hearing from you!

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Lisa
August 5, 2018
I want to know if this timer knob is compatible with the model gtdp180ed0ww and the timer 60 hz partselect #: Ps8690648 / manufacturer #: We4m533 / manufactured by: GE
Hi Lisa, Thank you for your question. The timer knob you have referenced in your question to us is not the correct knob listed for your dryer. The part number listed under your model number for the timer knob is PS8769912. I hope this helps. Thank you and have a great day!

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April
December 18, 2018
I need to replace the timer knob and woul like to know if there this would work.Thanks
For model number DBSR463EG6WW
Hello April, thank you for your question. Yes, the timer knob PartSelect Number: PS1482197 will work for your unit. I hope this helps!

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Part Videos
Difficulty: Easy | Tools Required: Screw drivers,Pliers
Repair Tip: To install this part, grab your old knob with a firm grip and pull. Make sure the inside of the part has come off as well. Align your new knob onto the D-shaped shaft and snap it into place.

Replacing your General Electric Dryer Timer Knob

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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 !!!
  • Jeffery from Waterford, MI
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    15 - 30 mins
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE04X20415, WE1M654, WE1X980
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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.
  • Daniel from Chantilly, VA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
  • Parts Used:
    WE01X20378, WE1M654
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START knob and plastic underneath broken
It was so incredibly simple! The site made it foolproof to find the right parts - and the actual replacement job itself was easier than we ever could have imagined. Background: I love to do laundry - I mean A LOT! So - I use the washer and dryer every night to wash the familie's clothing and blankets and towels. After heavy use - the outer knob stripped out. We threw it away and were using pliers to turn the small plastic knob underneath. After a few months - that plastic wore down and we could not turn it on at all!
  • Whitney from Vancouver, WA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE4M533, WE1M654, WE1X980
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Timer knob cracked and would not turn on the dryer
Very easy. I just snapped the new timer knob on and I was ready to go.
  • Kathleen from Greenwood, IN
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
  • Parts Used:
    WE1M654
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replace timer and knob
removed back panel, exchanged wires on old timer to new. Do this one at a time as there is no color chart to follow. Timer clips back in. Used a little screw to lock it in. Not sure if this was on the original but there was a place for it. Re-attached back panel and placed knob on shaft.
Overall saved a bundle as a service visit is $175.
  • tom from Ridgefield, CT
  • Difficulty Level:
    A Bit Difficult
  • Total Repair Time:
    30 - 60 mins
  • Tools:
    Pliers, Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE04X20089, WE1M654
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Timer knob and shaft broke
Timer knob broke (again) so we just used pair of pliers to set time for drying. This caused timer's plastic knob shaft to broke very quickly, so whole timer had to be replaced. I didn't have ANY experience with this but it was very simple. I disconnected power cable from the outlet. Using screwdriver removed back panel, then using pliers disconnected all wires from the old timer and connected them back to the new one. And that's it, dryer working like new.
  • Konrad from Elgin, IL
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    15 - 30 mins
  • Tools:
    Pliers, Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE04X20415, WE1M654
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All the control knobs broke
I took apart the top of the dryer and removed the switch and replaced it with the new one. I also removed the knobs and replaced them. Easy
  • Douglas from Santa Barbara, CA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
  • Parts Used:
    WE4M519, WE1M654, WE1X980
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Timer Knob Felt Stripped, No Cycle
Replaced timer switch, stem was stripped. Also found all 4 knobs cracked, which surprised me. . Unit only 2 years old, replaced them also. All repair done from top, removed top then control panel, popped knobs off, replced them. Working good now.
  • ROBERT from MEDFORD LAKES, NJ
  • Difficulty Level:
    Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    30 - 60 mins
  • Tools:
    Pliers, Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE01X20378, WE1M654
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The timer switch was so hard to turn it broke the knob.
I pulled the dryer three feet from the wall. UN-PLUGGED THE UNIT!! Removed 3 screws from the very top of the dryer,and pulled 1 wire at a time from the old switch and put it on the new one. Super easy.
  • wendell from hephzibah, GA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE4M533, WE1M654
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Plastic knob attached to motor snapped off.
Ordered part from the make and model number on the inside of dryer. Unplugged and Took screws off the back panel. Unplugged all color of wires while remembering where they went. Put in new motor and put wire plugs back in place, then screwed back plate cover back in place. NOTE: It's like changing a fuse in your car. It was really easy!
  • Chastity from Fort Lee,, VA
  • Difficulty Level:
    Really Easy
  • Total Repair Time:
    Less than 15 mins
  • Tools:
    Screw drivers
  • Parts Used:
    WE4M533, WE1M654
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Model Cross Reference
This part works with the following models:
PartSelect Number: PS1482197
Manufacturer Part Number: WE1M654
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Description
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General Electric
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DBLR333GG5WW
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