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REPLACE HEATING ELEMENT

HOW DO YOU GET THE HEATING ELEMENT OUT IF ITS IN THE BACK

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  • Anonymous Dec 31, 2007

    where is the element located

  • Anonymous Mar 04, 2008

    no heat runs good

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This really depends on what make your Dryer is can you post the make or model?

Posted on Dec 21, 2007

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I have maytag Neptune, ser. #MDE5500AYW clothes dryer that will not heat. Can you tell me what may be the problem(s). If it's the heating elemnet, can you tell me how to get to it? I took off the control panel and there are two switches, sensors, not sure what they are. I checked them both with the dryer off with a continuity meter, niether one moved the meter.

Posted on Jan 12, 2008

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