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How do you change the thermostat on the G85C TUMBLE DRYER

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  • elliottverna Oct 08, 2008

    Its an Indesit

  • elliottverna Oct 08, 2008

    How do I replace the thermostat on an Indesit G85C Tumble Dryer

  • elliottverna Oct 08, 2008

    Thanks but I need to replace the thermo myself so I need info as where it is and how to replace it.



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GENERAL INSTRUCTION FOR REPLACING A DRYER THERMSTAT

Disconnect the power source to your dryer before you conduct this or any other repair. Either unplug the unit from the wall outlet, remove the appropriate fuse from the fuse box, or flip the appropriate breaker in the circuit breaker panel. Your dryer uses multiple thermostats to regulate its internal temperature. The cycle selected determines which thermostat is used. The cycling thermostat can be found somewhere in the path of air that is leaving the drum. So, it could be found on the blower wheel housing or inside the venting/exhaust system. Dryer thermostats are usually oval shaped and about an inch and a half in length. Also, there should be two wires leading to each thermostat. Label these wires before you remove them so that you are able to correctly reconnect them later.
The wires to the thermostat are connected using metal slip on connectors. Remove the wires by pulling on the connectors, and not the wires themselves. It may be a good idea to use a pair of needle nosed pliers to help you.
The thermostat itself is attached to the dryer with two screws. Remove both screws and discard faulty cycling thermostat. Install new thermostat, securing it in place with two screws. Reconnect the two wires, reassemble your clothes dryer, and restore power to the unit. Run your dryer through a cycle to make sure it is working properly

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This thermostat should only be fitted by a qualified technician...it consists of a one shot cut-out and an autoreset cut-out. Both must be fitted because if the one shot has operated, the auto resetwill also have been blown, or be faulty, as it works at a lower temperature

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Hi there,

You can get the manual for installation and use using this link:
G85C Tumble Dryer

Free download, Just provide your name, email and postal Code

For Thermostat you can contact to Partmaster.co.uk 0844-800-3456, they will provide you service and installation minimal cost.

Regards
Ellin

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