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Author Topic: Maytag dryer knob pull 3 or 4 times then works,  (Read 98 times)

Offline mdniswan50

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Maytag dryer knob pull 3 or 4 times then works,
« on: October 08, 2017, 04:49:55 PM »

I check blower wheel good.I changed the drum rollers and now the drum turns  easy.The knob still the same  I put new knob on still the same need timer?Maytag MDE8400AYW SN 10466205

Offline Thorning

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Re: Maytag dryer knob pull 3 or 4 times then works,
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2017, 06:44:11 AM »
It sounds like you need a new timer. Looking at this model it sounds like you will spend at least $125 and the parts listing mentions need a new wire harness or at least a section of it. You might want to consider getting a new or newer dryer.

 

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