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Maytag Performa PYE2200AYW - not working

My dryer stopped last night mid cycle.  Now it is totally dead.  I have power to it, timer will tick, but no heat, no spinning, no motor hum.  I took it apart to tinker with it and found nothing really, other than it was surprisingly clean.  Belt looked very good.  I estimate it to be around 8 years old.  My question is, is there a fuse or do you think the motor blew?  I noticed if you flip up the top, in the back there looks to be a black circular, about the size of a quarter, fuse looking thing, and to the right of that is a white 1 inch rectangular fuse looking thing.  Are these replaceable?

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  • apeed Jul 31, 2008

    Can someone please describe to me how to get to the fuse? Do I unscrew the panel where the timer is? Or is it at the back? A pic will really help. Thanks much.

  • e-uchenna Nov 03, 2008

    Everything seems to be intact and in good condition but the motor does not move. When it is turned on, its seems like there is no power coming in so nothing happens.

  • Anonymous Feb 24, 2009

    Same problem, I have power and the timer ticks but the dryer is otherwise non-responsive. I will check the fuse.

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2009

    I had the same problem. I located what fixin4years referred to. There are 2 white wires going to it, right beside each other. I disconnected power, hooked those 2 together, and plugged it in. I then tried to start it -- yup, worked. bad fuse - confirmed. Quickly unplugged/turned off (fuse is there for a reason!) yay! i almost just ordered a new motor.

  • leo73 Apr 30, 2009

    "Maytag Performa PYE2200AYW - not working" Replaced timer switch after dryer quit working. Now buzzer works but nothing else.

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Yes there is a fuse in the dryer. The black circular thing is a high limit thermostat. Beneath it is the thermal fuse. It is smaller (dime size) and is mounted to the right side of the heating element housing. It is alittle tough to see and get at. You must use the original Maytag part kit.It comes with a new high limit therm. and fuse.

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