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Access to blower

Problem: Sometimes the dryer heats, sometimes it doesn't. The GE repairman came by today and hooked up his computer to the dryer. Without opening the machine, he told us that the blower was not working... and for $700, he could fix it. Because it works sometimes, and doesn't work at other times, I'm hoping it is a loose wire or something. Even if I have to replace it, I can get the parts for less than $200. However, I cannot find a way to access the blower without taking the whole machine apart (ie. top panel, then side panels and drum). Anyone know how to get to the blower in a relatively easy way?

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  • Steven Ohliger Mar 21, 2007

    Okay - here is the scoop. I did manage to do it myself and it worked!!!! Yes, it was complicated - mostly keeping track of the screws and where they went (after I removed a piece, I put the screw back in the hole). I had to remove the top panel, followed by the front panel. Then, the duct work had to be removed. I finally had access to the blower. I think the hardest thing was loosening the bolt that held the fan to the motor. Replaced the motor. Put it all back together (with only a few back-tracks) - and it worked. Praise God!

  • jecx Nov 22, 2007

    Same problem here..sometimes blower goes on..sometimes not.Anything to check before calling a tech guy?

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No on the harmony there is no easy way to take it apart. And pretty much no repair is easy on it especially the blower sorry for the bad news its a pretty advanced repair.

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