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Where is the dry sensor located in the tub on a Maytag mdet446ayw elec. dryer?

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1.-Take  the front bottom cover off. In the lower left corner in the back of the dryer there is  the element.
 2.-Removed the two screws that held it in place.  The  wires is long enough to reach the front of the dryer with the element for easy of switching.    3.-pulled the element out to the front of the dryer and switched wires.
 4.-Slid new element in place which looks trickey but it sits right were you need it too.
 5.- put cover back on ran a cycle with no cloths to burn off the element and as good as new. 

Am sending you a diagram also w/ prices
http://www.partselect.com/ModelFrames.aspx?ModelID=125907&ModelNum=MDET446AYW&mfgModelNum=&ManufactureID=1&Selected=58938&Position=0&mfg=Maytag&Type=&Mark=0

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