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I have an upright washer dryer unit from whirlpool which is about 4 years old. The model number is YLTE623DQ3. The dryer is not heating up. I performed all of the trouble shooting as per instructions. I believe the element is probably gone. Is this hard to change and how much would a new element cost.

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Hi thanks for the question the heater is part # 3387750 and no its not hard to change the bottom panel comes off and the heater is on the right did you check to see if you had 240 volts coming in thanks the appliance doc

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