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Kenmore Elite Heavy Duty King Size Capacity Quiet Pack II Dryer

Our 3 year old Kenmore Elite Heavy Duty King Size Capacity Quiet Pack II Dryer door keeps on popping open. I tried opening up the metal male pin to lock in the door into the female plastic clip but it has not worked. We now have to duct tape the door closed every time so it won't pop open and shut down. Was wondering if anyone else has experienced this problem and what was the fix. Thanks....

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  • Braineo Dec 30, 2008


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  • Model# 11073932101

  • Door keeps popping open. I don't see a spring.

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    Catriver, Thanks for the advice....the model number is 110.64972300, serial number is MP5012063. Please provide the door hinge P/N and my husband will order and pick up the part. Cutiepie

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    Cutiepie, I've seen this many times on these dryers. You need to replace the door hinge. Not really a hard job to do. Post a model number (inside door) and we'll get you a part back.

    Posted on Feb 19, 2007


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