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No heat on my GE prodigy dryer dpxr483

How can I get to the resistor or the thermostat. finside the dromb or to the back

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Here you get exploded view, so that you can locate the thermostat. There are two thermostats at the back of the drum, they are numbered 505 and 507 in diagram.

Here is the diagram

To access the thermostats, remove the back panel (see diagram), and undo the belt routing.

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