Saturday, January 14, 2012

how to open front of whirlpool dryer?

Unplug dryer from power.Turn off water flo
Then to disassemble the front panel.Remove the two screws on front panel.
The screw on dryer top side.
Now twist the control panel back.
You will see more screws.Approx 3 to 4 screws.Remove that all screws.Now after removing screws on some panels there are locking tabs.Remove the locking tabs if its there on your whirlpool dryer.Press in the locking tab to disconnect the wiring harness on the top center of the rear top panel.
Lift the top panel up and slide it off of the Whirlpool dryer.Use putty knife to lift.
The door is held by springs.Remove that two springs carefully .
two door springs connected to the base of the dryer. Pull down on the springs to unhook them. Open the dryer door and use a screwdriver to remove the screws securing the lint duct.
Top and the front section are held together by 4 screws on a lip underneath the top
Now remove the four screws securing the front panel corners. Disconnect the wiring harness inside the clip just under the right side panel. Pull the front panel away from the Whirlpool dryer.

This details will help.
Thanks.

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