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Acquired a Maytag Atlantis Dryer, in good shape but having recently repaired a Kenmore dryer, (put in new heating element)

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Old 02-16-2013, 04:20 PM
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Model Number: MDE6400AYW   Brand: Maytag   Age: 5 - 10 years   

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Acquired a Maytag Atlantis Dryer, in good shape
but having recently repaired a Kenmore dryer, (put in new heating element)
and finding a lot of lint in the bottom of the machine I want to clean
out this Maytag before putting it into service. How do I get in. Does the
shell lift off, I expect it takes more than the six screws on the bottom, or do I go in from the front? If the front, how do I release
the clamps on the bottom of the front piece? DH.


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Old 02-19-2013, 03:29 AM
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Here are your parts, the breakdown may help
http://www.appliancepartspros.com/pa...del=MDE6400AYW

Below is a manual, it has disassemble info.
The file is too large to upload directly so I had to use a 3rd party site.
Un-click the "Use our download manager" and then use the gray download button.
Otherwise it may install software onto your computer that you do not want.
Download MDE6400.pdf
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