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Dryer gasket ripped

I tried just taking out the screws around the door, but apparently there's more to this than I thought. Do I need to take the front panel off, and does that mean taking the top off, then the control panel, etc?

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  • Tom Dooley Dec 04, 2012

    Actually, that's not true. Looking at the schematic that's available at the convenient parts link you posted, you can clearly see that there are 2 top and 2 bottom screws for the front panel. And those 2 top front panel screws are only accessible by removing the top cover, with the 2 screws at the back. I figured this out a couple of days ago and was able to replace the gasket. I do appreciate your response.

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Remove the screws on the bottom of the front panel is all you need to do to get to it. Here are all the parts for your dryer if you should need to order any of them.

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  • Tom Dooley Dec 04, 2012

    Actually, that's not true. Looking at the schematic that's available at the convenient parts link you posted, you can clearly see that there are 2 top and 2 bottom screws for the front panel. And those 2 top front panel screws are only accessible by removing the top cover, with the 2 screws at the back. I figured this out a couple of days ago and was able to replace the gasket. I do appreciate your response.

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