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Remove top panel of kenmore dryer 110.66002010

I am trying to replace the door switch, but do not know how to remove top panel of dryer.

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Most 110 series has a simple Hinge along the back and snaps on the front corners. Tap a large screwdriver in the one corner and lift.. it should pop. then do the other corner

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Check the video at the following link and see if you find the information helpful in changing the door switch. Sure hope it does and best wishes.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fC8SY3cU1Yc&feature=PlayList&p=A8EAB62928245279&playnext=1&playnext_from=PL&index=61

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SOURCE: Need to replace element, switch

remove the front panel and you will be able to access everything. Unplug the dryer,open door and remove all screws, with a flat tip screw driver pry gently on the top corners. Gently move the panel forward and disconnect door switch. sit panel aside and lift top up and back, it should rest on its clips. then heating coil is in the back right corner. Good Luck Tim

Posted on Sep 11, 2010

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If your model has a lint filter at the top the slide show below should show you how to raise the top.

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#1 Unplug the dryer
#2 Use a putty blade under the corners of the Console and flip it back
#3 Remove 3 screws along back of top that were under the console (Might just be 2)
#4 Slide the top forward and remove
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