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Offline vme

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kenmore dryer door latch is broken
« on: September 20, 2009, 02:01:02 AM »

the latch in my dryer door is broken.  you recently posted about a similar problem and showed a photo of the replacement latch part.  i cant' find that post now.  :'(  when i get the replacement part, how do i install it? 

OR is it possible to unscrew the door and open it up completely and fix the existing latch? instead of buying a new part?


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Re: kenmore dryer door latch is broken
« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2009, 01:03:53 PM »
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Re: kenmore dryer door latch is broken
« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2009, 01:10:50 PM »
Hi vme,

Welcome to

What is the model number of your dryer?

You can find the full model number on the model/serial number tag that is located on the dryer.

Check picture below for possible model number tag locations.

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