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    • Part Number: AP4242494
    • MFG Part Number: LA-1044
    • Made by: Whirlpool
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Hello, is LA-1044 the right part for my Maytag dryer? Have to change the element. And can we do it ourselves? Thank you.

Louise for Model Number PYE2300AZW

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My dryer spins but there is no heat. I cleaned out the vent but still wont work. Do I need a new heating element?

David for Model Number pye2300ayw

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Dryer drum turns ok empty, but you can't put anything in it or it will stop.

Bobby F. for Model Number Electric Dryer-Model # ye205kw

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My dryer is taking two cycles to dry the clothes. I have cleaned out the exhaust line and the lint trap but it still takes longer particularly on heavier clothes such as towels. The element is heating. Could it be the element still or something else. I measured across the element and it seems to be good. It measures around 13 ohms. Any ideas?

Johnny B

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Hi.. Last week I was drying clothes. The timer got to 20 minutes and never shut off. Today the same but was heating. So I moved it away from the wall and let it run to see if it was lint build up. After moving back in place I noticed that it was not heating. I looked inside the coils and there was a black piece of placstic in the coils and about an inch of coils that had broken off. Can this all be one problem and it is the heating eliment and or do i need to replace both , heating eliment and timer? Thanks.. Dee Dee

Dee Dee for Model Number PYET344AYW

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dryer over heats no matter what heat range selected very, very hot.

Dan for Model Number pye2300ayw

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When we push the start button, it only buzzes. A few weeks ago it did the same thing and after it cooled off, it started. Now it just buzzes and doesn't start. Could it just be the thermal fuse? When it was working it heated well. It is a Maytag Performa dryer. Model # PYET444AYW Serial# 15561376GA/OR LAST TWO ARE 6A

Tracey for Model Number PYET444AYW

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THE MOTOR TURN ON THE TIMER WORK,BUT IS NO HEAT WELL WEN I OPEN THE DOOR AND PRESS THE SWITH AND TURN ON THE DRUM TURN W/THE TOP LID OPEN AND I SEE THE HEATER TURN ON IS HOT ,BUT WEN I CLOSE THE DOOR TURN OFF,W/ THE SWITH IN MY HAND I PRESS THE SWITH W/THE DOOR OPEN THE HEADER TURN ON WEN CLOSE TUR OFF,MOTOR WORK,WHAT THE PROLEN

Rogelio for Model Number HYE2460AYW

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Hi. Roger again, I ready replaced the swicth. I take the switch in my hand and press and then turn the dryer w/the door open. I see the heat element turn on but when I close the door turn off what you think is the problen? Maybe the safety thermostat or hi-limit thermostat or control thermostat ? Thank You.

Roger for Model Number HYE2460AYW

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Hi:I have a maytag dryer I open the top and I cansee the header element I press the door switch the resistece is turn on but when I close the door the resistence turnoff. I clean the duct and is doing the same. What you think is the problem?

Roger for Model Number HYE2460AYW

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