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How to change a 3 prong to a four prong on a mde4000 Maytag Neptu

How do I change a 3 prong to a four prong on a mde4000 Maytage Neptune Dryer. The dryer does not have a red prong. I am hearing going red to red, but what if it doesn't have it? What colors do I connect if I have a new prong that has 4 (white,green,black, and red). The Dryer has white, black and blue.

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  • maleal Jan 12, 2009

    I only have black, white and blue wires on my maytag, where does the red wire go on the new 4 prong plug wire i bought...im confused, i know it black to black...white to white ...but then what please help

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The red wire to red black wire to black white wire to white and disconect the ground wire to the white lug and conect the green wire to the screw that is on the other end of the ground strap you disconected from the white lug

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