Maytag Dryer(model#LDE4000ACL): The dryer is running but not heating at all. Unplugged the dryer and did a continuity test on the heating element with my ohm meter, it showed no continuity. Installed new heating element, worked great!
Here is the heating element assembly for this model:
Heater Assembly WP307178
Frigidaire Dryer(Model#FDE648GHS0): Loud squeaking noise on every load. Found the front felt pads and rear bearing worn out.
There is a great Dryer Preventive Maintenance Kit available for these models and the Sears Kenmore dryers that start with model#417.
Dryer preventative maintenance kit 1992 – 2001
Manufacturer part number 5304461262
Dryer preventative maintenance kit 2002 and up
Manufacturer part number 5304457724
Sears Kenmore Dryer(model#110.66832500): Dryer wasn’t turning on at all when you pressed the push-to-start switch. I used my ohm meter to check for continuity on the thermal fuse terminals, with the dryer unplugged, found no continuity. Installed new thermal fuse, worked great!
Here’s the thermal fuse for this model:
Manufacturer’s Number: 3392519
Maytag Dryer(model#PYE2300AYW): Not coming on at all, I found the thermal fuse bad by using my ohm meter to ohm it for continuity.
Here’s the Thermal fuse for this model:
Manufacturer’s Number: LA-1053
Whirlpool dryer(model#LEQ8100KQ0): The dryer runs but doesn’t heat. Found the the thermal cut-off was bad.
Here’s the thermal cut-off for this model:
Manufacturer’s Number: 279816
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Maytag Dryer(model#MDE5500AYW): Not drying properly, found the control board malfunctioning.
Here’s the control board for this model:
Manufacturer’s Number: 33003028