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Where in Thermal fuse located maytag model #PYE2300AYW

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Take the top off the dryer and you should find it located at or near the drum.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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SOURCE: Location of Thermal Fuse

The thermal fuse is located near the heating element. The part number for the replacement kit is LA-1053. You can view an illustrated parts break down of your dryer at searspartsdirect.com. Just type in your model number and locate item 5 under the "Heater" section. Pay close attention to the instructions in the thermal fuse replacment kit. One thermostat is for a GAS dryer, one is for an ELECTRIC dryer. Read the instructions and make sure you use the correct one. If you have any questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you.

Posted on Jan 06, 2010

Testimonial: "Excellent info. Thermal fuse was out of sight. Mention about LA-1053 helped. Honestly, I didn't know how thermal fuse looked like."

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SOURCE: need to see a wiring diagram for Maytag PYE2300AYW

I replaced the Thermal fuse and now it get Too HOT

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