Question about Maytag MDE2400A Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Maytag mde2400a poor performance

I read the notes on trouble shooting...however when I reviewed the diaghrams for the unit I am unsure what part is the thermal cutout and high limit thermostat.

It is likely that they are simply going by a different name on the parts diaghram.

This is the link to the diaghram...

http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/getModel!retrieve.pd?modelNumber=+mde2400ayw

Could you take a quick review and confirm.

Thanks

Jamie

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 5,911 Answers

Under the "Cabinet" heading items number 24 and 25 are your thermostats. Unfortunately, Maytag does not offer much as far EXPLAINING which is which, other than they have different part numbers. One should be the internal bias (operating) thermostat, while the other is the hi-limit thermostat. The wiring diagram isn't much help either. There is also a thermister listed as item 4 under the "Blower" heading. Generally, a thermister acts as a fuse. I would start by measuring the resistance of the thermister to see if it may be blown before assuming you have a bad thermostat. If good, it should have a very low resistance or read a short. If bad it will read open. I hope this helps you.

PS Thanks for providing the drawings, it helps make my job much easier. Not many folks take the extra step to provide information as you did. Maybe others could learn a valuable tip from you on how to get the best results for their questions.

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

The Maytag a/c unit model #M6Q10F2A has been working fine until this morning. The display reads "EE" and the a/c does not work. Unplugging the unit does not help.



Hi,

Here is a tip about troubleshooting your air conditioner...
There are many things that can cause your air conditioner not to cool…

Air Conditioner Trouble - Review the Possibilities

heatman101

Aug 29, 2010 | Maytag M6Q10F2A Air Conditioner

1 Answer

Power trip, now it doesn't turn on


Hi,
Sounds like the compressor has gone bad...

Here is a tip about trouble shooting your air conditioner...

Air Conditioner Trouble -Review the Possibilities
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3571569-air_conditioner_trouble_review_the_possi

heatman101

Jul 17, 2010 | Maytag Portable Air Conditioner M6P09S2A

2 Answers

Dryer not heating


There is a heating element or thermal coupler that go out on Electric dryers.

May 29, 2010 | Maytag MDE2400A Electric Dryer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Maytag MDE2400A Electric Dryer Logo

Related Topics:

176 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Maytag Dryers Experts

Mike Cairns
Mike Cairns

Level 3 Expert

3053 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8205 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3072 Answers

Are you a Maytag Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...