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How do i remove the front of ed56 dryer

Need to replace auto sensor on the door

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First, UNPLUG the unit from the wall please. Next, open the door, and on the inside top of the door area in the cabinet, you will see either 2 or 4 screws holding down the top of the dryer. Remove these screws, then lift the top off. Now, looking down inside the cabinet, you will see as screw on either side, towards the top that holds the front onto the cabinet. Remove these two screws, then fold the front down towards you, and lift slightly to remove the front from the slats at the bottom. Use caution, because more than likely you will still have wires attached going to the thermostats, door switch, etc. Also be sure when replacing the felt, you use a lot of caution around metal edges. These things are razor sharp, and will put a deep cut on you in less than a second. Let me know if you need further help or information. Thanks and Good Luck!!!!

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

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SOURCE: ED56 Dryer continually stops after 1 minute

Is there a chance your vent is clogged? GL

Posted on May 04, 2009

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SOURCE: Need replacement part for front dryer door sensor - broken

i sell parts online you can visit whirlpoolpartssurplus.com and get the phone number off there and i can order it for you

Posted on Jun 26, 2009

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SOURCE: Dryer Problem

Grinding noise most likely due to the front drum bearings worn out - result is the metal drum making contact with the rim of the from panel.

This requires a total disassembly of the dryer to investigate & likely replacement of the front slipper pads (dry nylon slipper bearings 4 x ).

This will only be a succesful repair if you stopped using the dryer the moment it started screeching.

If you have let it run, the metal-on-metal will have gouged the edge of the drum and will rip up any new replacement bearing pads.

Do not attempt this unless you are a very competent handyperson. Many screws lost, cut fingers and swear words will ensure if you are not confident in approaching this job, so either toss the dryer or get a competent repairman to do the job.

;-)

Posted on Apr 19, 2010

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SOURCE: Model ED56 Dryer. Sensor can't

your sensor has some problem. change the sensor

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Could be the door switch or temp sensor. To check the door switch put pressure against the door and see if it stops. Check the slot the door hits to see if there is anything loose in there.

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Diagnostic Mode
Entering the Diagnostic Mode
(a) Turn the power supply to the dryer on.
(b) Press and hold the Auto Dry down button, then press the Power
button.
The dryer is now in level 0 of the diagnostic mode. After initial entry into the
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After i did this, i closed the door and my dryer started as normal.

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Hi,

It might be the circuit breaker of the mains/AC line. Pls try using another outlet/source of power. Alternately, most dryers have their own circuit breaker at the back of the unit. This would appear to be a push button switch, pls try see if your unit has one and press on it.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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top load dryer?? open top right end of drum remove toex screw and cover brass bearing slides out.. front load pry up top srews top inside front lift front out remove belt lift drum out bearing in back on rear wall

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