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Old 12-07-2010, 12:04 PM
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Originally Posted by bmassey26 View Post
Installation instructions for the replacing the heating element.


Here is a basic heater removal, installation , instructions as you requested.

Good Luck,

1. Unplug dryer or disconnect power.
2. Remove the rear panel.
3. To remove the thermal cutoff (TCO)
a) Remove the two wires from the TCO
b) Remove the hex-head screw, unhook
the end of the bracket, and remove
the TCO.
4. To remove the heater and inlet thermistor/
high-limit thermostat
a) Lift the locking tab and remove the
2-wire connector from the inlet thermistor.
b) Remove the wire connector from the
high-limit thermostat terminal.
c) Remove the two wire connectors from
the heater terminal block
d) Remove the two hex-head screws from
the heater assembly and remove the

e) Using a flat-blade screwdriver, pry the
inlet thermistor terminal off the heater
terminal, and remove the thermistor from
the assembly.

Reverse procedure and test unit for operation.
Thanks for allowing to assist you,


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