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Dryer Thermal Fuse – Part Number: WP3392519
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$12.19
Dryer Thermal Fuse
PartSelect Number PS11741460
Manufacturer Part Number WP3392519
The Dryer Thermal Fuse (Thermal Cutoff, Temperature Fuse) is a 2 by ½ inch, white, plastic safety mechanism that stops the flow of electricity to the motor circuit when a dryer overheats. If the fuse is missing or broken, your dryer will not start. A thermal fuse fails when the exhaust temperature exceeds the fuse rating, that is when the temperature rises above the temperature that the fuse is designed to handle. This can occur when a heating element is shorted, a regulating thermostat or thermister fails, or with a partially restricted exhaust vent. The fuse attaches to the blower wheel housing. It must be replaced when there is no longer continuity between the terminals. This is a one-time fuse, meaning it cannot be re-set. The replacement part features two 3/16 inch terminals.
Fixes these symptoms
Heat stays on after drum has stopped
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon

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Installation Instructions
ANTHONY from CHESHIRE, CT says,

Dryer was working, but no heat.
First I unplugged the dryer, then removed the back panel, this exposed most all of the wiring and I could see the heater coils.
Not knowing what the problem was I started looking at the coils and...read more

Dryer Cycling Thermostat – Part Number: WP3387134
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$16.03
Dryer Cycling Thermostat
PartSelect Number PS11741405
Manufacturer Part Number WP3387134
This thermostat (Dryer Operating Thermostat, Dryer Cycling Thermostat, Cycling Thermostat, Dryer Thermostat) is used to maintain a temperature of 155 degrees in the dryer drum. The internal bias heater also allows this thermostat to provide a low heat temperature of approximately 140 degrees when the low temperature setting is selected. The part measures 2 by 1.5 inches, comes in black/silver and is constructed of plastic and metal. The thermostat attaches to the blower wheel housing.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon
Takes too long to dry

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Installation Instructions
Tom from High Point, NC says,

Dryer blew cold air.
PartSelect is great for providing parts as requested. Unfortunately, neither of the 2 parts I ordered were on my machine. My bad for not looking at the actual part instead of the description. A word t...read more

Thermal Cut-Off Kit – Part Number: 279816
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$32.28
Thermal Cut-Off Kit
PartSelect Number PS334299
Manufacturer Part Number 279816
The thermal cut-off (Dryer Thermal Cut-Off Fuse Kit, Dryer Thermal Cut-Off Kit) prevents the dryer from overheating when the dryer high limit thermostat fails in a closed circuit condition. This part fails when the heater housing does not have adequate airflow through it; this is normally caused by restriction in the exhaust vent, plugged lint screen, or broken blower wheel. If this part fails, the dryer may not produce any heat. This kit includes one high-limit thermostat with a limit of 250 degrees Fahrenheit, and one thermal cut-off fuse (309 degrees), jumper wires, and new female spade terminals. Both components are mounted on the heater housing, and measure approximately 2 inches long and 1.5 inches wide each. This kit comes in silver and is constructed of metal.
Fixes these symptoms
Heat stays on after drum has stopped
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon

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Installation Instructions
Vernon from Niceville, FL says,

No Heat
First tried heating element and thermal fuse with no luck. Ordered thermal cutoff and fixed problem. Had I used an ohm meter first I would have determined problem before having ordered heating eleme...read more

Dryer High Limit Thermostat – Part Number: WP3977767
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$14.85
Dryer High Limit Thermostat
PartSelect Number PS11742185
Manufacturer Part Number WP3977767
A dryer high-limit thermostat (High Limit Thermostat, Hi-Limit Thermostat, Dryer High-Limit Thermostat) is a switch that is actuated by temperature change. This high limit thermostat acts as a safety mechanism to keep the dryer from overheating. If your thermostat is malfunctioning, your dryer may not heat. This thermostat is located beneath the dryer vent at the back of the appliance. The terminal extension arm connects to the heater element terminal. You can test the high limit thermostat with a multimeter. Test the thermostat for continuity at room temperature. If your reading indicates a defective thermostat, it must be replaced. This model is made of metal and plastic, and comes in silver/black. This part features 1 high limit thermostat with a terminal extension arm.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon
Takes too long to dry

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Installation Instructions
John from Indianapolis, IN says,

Dryer would take forever to dry clothes, even on high setting
I ordered all the thermal sensors for the dryer. They arrived two days later and they were the correct parts. It took me about 1/2 hour to replace all three sensors and now the dryer works like new ...read more

Thermal Cut-Off Kit – Part Number: 279769
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$39.45
Thermal Cut-Off Kit
PartSelect Number PS334278
Manufacturer Part Number 279769
This kit includes one high limit thermostat with a limit of 250 degrees Fahrenheit, and one thermal cut-off fuse with a limit of 360 degrees Fahrenheit. The thermostat and fuse help prevent the dryer from overheating.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon
Takes too long to dry

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Installation Instructions
Wesley from Boyds, MD says,

Dryer not heating
Our dryer is 8 years old and had been slowly taking longer and longer to dry clothes, to the point that I was ready to purchase a new one. When the dryer stopped heating completely, I removed the bot...read more

Cycling Thermostat - Limit 135/155 – Part Number: WP694674
Your Price
$37.12
Cycling Thermostat - Limit 135/155
PartSelect Number PS11743793
Manufacturer Part Number WP694674
Cycling themostats continually cycle the heating element off and on to maintain a constant inner temperature within the dryer. This particular cycling thermostat can be adjusted between 135 and 155 degrees Fahrenheit. The differential of this thermostat is 20 degrees, meaning that with this thermostat, the heating element will cycle back on once the internal temperature drops by 20 degrees.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon
Takes too long to dry

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Installation Instructions
Raymond from Marlton, NJ says,

Dryer not staying hot. Heat shuts off and doesn't come back on.
Detach front door and pop off front panel. Replaced heating unit on right and all parts on unit. Replaced cycling timer and thermostor on left. The thermostat was the last item replaced. We did this o...read more

High Limit Thermostat – Part Number: WP3390291
Your Price
$52.28
High Limit Thermostat
PartSelect Number PS11741441
Manufacturer Part Number WP3390291
With this thermostat, a dryer's heating element will cut out if the internal temperature reaches 250 degrees Fahrenheit. The element will kick back in when the temperature drops to 190 degrees Fahrenheit. Differential of 60 degrees.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat
Shuts off too soon
Takes too long to dry

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Installation Instructions
Tom from High Point, NC says,

Dryer blew cold air.
PartSelect is great for providing parts as requested. Unfortunately, neither of the 2 parts I ordered were on my machine. My bad for not looking at the actual part instead of the description. A word t...read more

Cycling Thermostat – Part Number: WP3398128
Your Price
$38.97
Cycling Thermostat
PartSelect Number PS11741495
Manufacturer Part Number WP3398128
Cycling thermostats continually cycle the heating element off and on to maintain a constant inner temperature. This particular cycling thermostat has a limit of 145 degrees Fahrenheit and a differential of 20 degrees. Meaning that with this thermostat, the heating element will cut out at 145 degrees and cycle back on once the internal temperature drops by 20 degrees.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat


Installation Instructions
Roger from Hialeah, FL says,

Dryer running but not heating
Popped open rear access panel and logged on to website. Performed search for "dryer not heating" and came across helpful tips and ordered all components pertaining to heating system and removed and re...read more

Thermostat Heater – Part Number: WP61894
Your Price
$26.10
Thermostat Heater
PartSelect Number PS11743292
Manufacturer Part Number WP61894
This part is 120V and 3 watts.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat
Too hot


Installation Instructions
Antonio from LEWISVILLE, TX says,

Dryer not heating
Test all censors with a voltmeter like the video showed on you tube. I found out that the heating element wasn’t working so while I was there I swapped other thermostats and components to give my 20 y...read more

High Limit Thermostat - Limit: 205-40 – Part Number: 279048
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$41.27
High Limit Thermostat - Limit: 205-40
PartSelect Number PS334124
Manufacturer Part Number 279048
With this thermostat, a dryer's heating element will cut out if the internal temperature reaches 205 degrees Fahrenheit. The element will kick back in when the temperature drops to 165 degrees Fahrenheit.
Fixes these symptoms
No heat or not enough heat


Installation Instructions
Chris from Horseheads, NY says,

The dryer wouldn't heat up.
I unplugged the appliance and turned off the gas supply. I removed the exhaust hose by loosening the clamp with a nutdriver. I removed the back panel screws with a nutdriver and removed the panel. ...read more