Ge profile dryer element & fan motor step by step


Dryer Repair

. "

I recently changed my heating element and fan motor on my GE profile harmony electric dryer. Mine was the model

Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Dryer Repair » Ge profile dryer element & fan motor step by step

Post New Thread  Reply By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com, Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 04-28-2013, 10:38 AM
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 1
Mxman325 is on a distinguished road
Default Ge profile dryer element & fan motor step by step
Model Number: Dpgt750ec1ww   Brand: GE   Age: 5 - 10 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com

I recently changed my heating element and fan motor on my GE profile harmony electric dryer. Mine was the model Dpgt750ec1ww. I am not a mechanic but I found this to be really easy and saved me a ton of money on a repair guy. First unplug the dryer from the socket before doing anything. Then you can remove the 4 screws on the top-back part of the dryer that makes the digital panel and top move free. Then remove 4 other screws behind the dryer door and this will allow you full access to the motor, drum, wiring, etc. For the heating element- remove the two screws that hold the heating element bracket in place. Disconnect the electrical wires that are connected to the heating element. Now remove the two screws that hold the bracket to the heating element and then put the new heating element in. Next reverse all these steps and your good to go. This is all incredibly easy and will only take about an hour of your time.

Now for the fan motor. If you need to take the dryer apart follow the steps above for front panel removal. Now that you can see inside the dryer you might be overwhelmed but its a breeze. First remove the two screws on the metal lint duct assembly and remove this part. Next remove the two screws on the large round metal trim and set this part aside. Now you will need to remove the fan blower wheel. This step is easy but remember the threads are opposite of what you expect. Pull the fan/ blower wheel and set this part aside. Now its time to remove the blower housing. (This step is a bit tricky). With the fan/blower wheel removed you can remove the three screws inside the housing and also remove the two screws on the bottom outside of this housing. Now reach behind the housing and unclip the wiring harness. Next undo the two wires attached to the housing. The wiring is kinda hard to unclip do to limited access but if you reach underneath the blower housing with one hand and the other hand around the side it makes it easier to get to. Although this all sounds overwhelming its super easy!! Now you need to get the plastic fan/blower housing out of the way. This may require you to lightly pry the housing out of the dryer. Mine was a little tough to get out but with a large screw driver it popped right out. If your going to pry on this piece do it with precision care. That is the hardest step of this whole project!!!
Now with the fan/blower housing out of the way you can finally see the fan motor. It's now really easy from here. Just remove the two small screws from the motor bracket and unclip the motor. The entire piece should now come out. All that's left to do is remove the clips that hold the motor to the bracket and replace the motor into the bracket. When placing the motor into the bracket make sure it's nice and secure. It's now time to reverse these steps and reassemble the unit. If you feel like your in over your head just look up your specific dryer. It will show you a imploded version of your appliance and will make this much simpler.

Related Models
General Electric DPGT750EC1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPGT750EC2PL Electric dryer
General Electric DPGT750EC2WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPGT750GC0PL Gas dryer
General Electric DPGT750GC0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPGT750GC1PL Gas dryer
General Electric DPGT750GC1WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPGT750GC2PL Gas dryer
General Electric DPGT750GC2WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPR483EA0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPR483GA0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB513EB0CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB513EB0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB513GB0CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB513GB0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB519EB0CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB519EB0WC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB519EB0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB519GB0CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB519GB0WC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB519GB0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB613ED0CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB613ED0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB613ED1CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB613ED1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB613ED2CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB613ED2WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB613GD0CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB613GD0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB613GD1CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB613GD1WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB613GD2CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB613GD2WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB619ED0CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB619ED0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB619ED1CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB619ED1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB619ED2CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB619ED2WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB619GD0CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB619GD0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB619GD1CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB619GD1WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB619GD2CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB619GD2WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC0CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC1CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC2CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC2WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC3CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC3WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC4CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620EC4WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC0CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC1CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC1WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC2CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC2WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC3CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC3WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC4CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB620GC4WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB650EC0CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB650EC0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB650EC1CC Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB650EC1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSB650GC0CC Gas dryer
General Electric DPSB650GC0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE592EA0AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE592EA0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE592EA1AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE592EA1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE592EA2AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE592EA2WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE592GA0AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE592GA0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE592GA1AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE592GA1WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE592GA2AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE592GA2WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE810EG0WT Electric dryer
General Electric DPSE810GG0WT Gas dryer
General Electric DPSE810GG1WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG2WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG3WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG4WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG5WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG6WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG7WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSE810GG8WT GAS DRYER
General Electric DPSF495EV0AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF495EW0AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF495EW0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF495EW1AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF495EW1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF495GV0AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF495GV0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF495GW0AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF495GW0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF495GW1AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF495GW1WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF505EW0AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF505EW0WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF505EW1AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF505EW1WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF505EW2AA Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF505EW2WW Electric dryer
General Electric DPSF505GW0AA Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF505GW0WW Gas dryer
General Electric DPSF505GW1AA Gas dryer
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Maytag Bravos tub outer- replacement step by step instructions Derwood21 Washer Repair 2 01-15-2013 07:14 PM
how to step by step replace For WHIRLPOOL CNTRL-ELEC (Part Number: AP4909214) LYNN HULL Oven Repair (including Ranges and Cooktops) 1 06-04-2011 05:43 AM
Need detail step by step instruction to change the ceramic glass cooktop vivektayal Oven Repair (including Ranges and Cooktops) 1 10-12-2009 08:29 PM
step by step instructions for replacing heater element morelman Dryer Repair 2 05-05-2009 03:49 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:01 PM.

The content on this web site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace an on-site diagnosis from a qualified appliance service technician. By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com , Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17