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WILL NOT START. LIGHT ON BUT WILL NOT START

MAYTAG PERFORMA MODEL #PYE2300AYW

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Check the thermal fuse, located on the right side of the heater housing. If bad order LA1053 kit.
Fair warning it's a real patience tester to install correctly
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