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Dryer heating dryer heats sometimes and sometimes it wont.....any advice? I, too have a Frigidare Dryer (Model # fde216res2) that does not heat up. I discovered a thermal limiter on the inside back wall of the cabinet that does not have any wiring connected to it. I replaced the heating element with a serviceable one and rewired from a three prong to a four prong power cable. Internally, from the cable wiring box, I found the wire leading to the red wire connection was cut. I'm assuming this led to the thermal limiter. However I don't know where the lead to the other pole on the limiter is supposed to go.I looked for a wiring diagram on the Sears on-line Parts catalog and did not find a suitable diagram for determining the correct wiring for the thermal limiter. Can you help? PS: I have ohm checked the thermal limiter found it to be okay. Thanks. Dave W. daybug8@satx.rr.com

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Http://www.applianceaid.com/newimages/GLER331A.jpg
http://www.applianceaid.com/images/swfedwd.jpg

These links will help you out, both are wiring diagrams. I hope this helps you out and solves your problem. Good luck and don't forget to rate this solution.

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    http://www.applianceaid.com/diagrams.htm...

    this is where I got the two picture diagrams from if it helps you

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