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Maytag Performa Dryer Mod PYE4500AYW Has power but will not start

We got this unit only 3 years old from my sister, recently stopped working.
She said it had previously worked fine, but the last time she went to put in a load, it just would not start.

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Check your door switch. if it is ok, get this kit part number LA-1053. This is a very common solution for this dryer. the thermostat fix kit will contain a thermostat and two other parts....one is for gas and the other is for electric. just read the instructions and you will know what one is for your dryer. these parts can be accessed by lifting the lid and looking to the rear of the cabinet past the drum. MAKE SURE TO UNPLUG THE DRYER FIRST

Posted on Dec 29, 2008

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    Would light still be working if it was a thermosat fix?

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