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I need to see the wiring diagram for the power cord hookup on a Maytag Atlantis MDE6200 AYW dryer. I'm trying to hook up to a used dryer, but one of the 3 original posts is broken off and it was rewired somehow. I need to see how the wires were originally hooked from the machine to the posts so that I can use a wire nut to correctly hook up directly to the cord where the post was broken

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This may help Tim:

http://www.ezdiyelectricity.com/?p=221

Posted on Oct 24, 2010

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