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Replacing electric dryer door switch

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I'm trying to replace the door switch, it is an old Kenmore ModelC1108824080, Serial #: 9ED46095. I was told I need to insert a knife torelease the top section, but hasn't work and cannot find any schematicsof the products.

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Depending on the type of door the dryer has, is how you approach the access of these dryers. Mostly though you yank out the filter first.Remove the 2 screws in the filter housing on top.Then use a putty knife to pop the top. Remove the screws holding the front panel on. VERY IMPORTANT! Raise the front up an inch before pulling forward or the panel clips will break! Some models have a panel on bottom. If they do then this panel must come off first. Then you remove the door springs and back off the screws holding down the bottom of the door panel. Then pop the top and remove the screws on top to get the panel out so you can replace the door switch and actuator assembly:
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