The blower wheel is rumbling. Will this cause the dryer to not function properly? Clothes are not drying.
Answer Hello Debra. Yes, this will cause a decrease in air flow, and the machine will not operate properly. You will need to replace the blower wheel. Hope this helps.
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Why wont it blow?
Answer Hello Mark. Access the blower wheel and see if it is stripped out on the motor shaft. If you can turn the wheel, and the motor does not turn, you will need to replace the blower wheel Y303836 in the unit. Hope this helps.
I purched part# ap4294048 and was wondering if there is a plastic housing around the blower wheel?
Answer Hello Richard the air duct Y303442 has been permanently discontinued by the manufacturer and we don't know of any source or replacement for the part. Sorry.
I need to replace the blower wheel assembly on my maytag dryer model #ldg7304aal. How do I access it? Can you send me detailed directions?
Answer Hello Paul. Here are the instructions from the manufacture. Hope this helps.
Remove the front panel.
Remove the blower cover.
Remove the retaining ring.
Compress and remove the clamp around the hub of blower wheel.
Work blower wheel back and forth to remove and install new blower wheel Y303836. Hope this helps.
How do you remove the front cover?
Answer Hello Floyd. If you are referring to the front cover Y312895 of the blower wheel, you will remove the screws around the cover and the screw at the bottom of the cover. Then pull the cover off the housing. Hope this helps.
I need to replace blower wheel. How do I access it?
Answer Hello John! You will need to gain access to the motor, the blower wheel Y303836 is attached to the motor shaft. If you would like the resubmit with your e-mail address in the question body (we will not post this) we will be glad to send you a copy of your service manual. This will have information on how to access the parts requested, thanks!