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Maytag LDE313 Dryer drum won't start

My dryer will start empty if you hold the start button in for a few seconds. It starts slowly, then runs at speed. It won't start with a load of clothes. It will just hum. Motor starter windings maybe?

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  • jbryan1278 Feb 14, 2009

    Thank you for the quick reply. That is just what I suspected and wanted another opinion.

    Jim


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Sure sounds like a winding problem. Initially when you press start and hear the dragging of the motor sound, this is the start winding going out. Part number is 303358 and your cost is around 120.00 in new or about 60 in good quality used. Good Luck in your decision. If I can help further, I am here...

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