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Whirlpool 29" Gas Dryer Valve Solenoid Coil, 3 Terminal #694539

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This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the three terminal gas valve solenoid coil on a Whirlpool 29" gas dryer with lint filter on top. The most common reasons for replacing the gas valve coils are when the dryer isn't heating, takes too long, or won’t stop.

All of the information for this gas valve solenoid coil replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Whirlpool, Kenmore, Maytag, Amana, Speed Queen, KitchenAid, Roper, Norge, Magic Chef, Crosley

Tools needed: hex socket, flat head screwdriver, Phillips head screwdriver, putty knife

Step By Step Instructions

1
As with any repair, be sure you unplug the appliance before beginning.
2
Your first step is to pull out the lint screen and remove the two screws near the opening.
3
Next, insert a putty knife under the front of the main top to release the two spring clips and rotate the top up.
4
Disconnect the door switch wires and remove the top front panel screws.
5
Now, lift the panel up and out.
6
If your model has two front panels
7
Use a flathead screwdriver to release the clips above the lower panel to remove it.
8
Now, loosen the two screws at the bottom of the upper panel and lift the panel off.
9
Detach the appropriate wire harness from the old solenoid coil you’re replacing.
10
Remove the screws to release the bracket and pull the old coil off of the gas valve.
11
Install the new solenoid coil by sliding it onto the gas valve shaft.
12
Replace the bracket and secure with the screws.
13
Reconnect the wire harness.
14
You’re now ready to reinstall the front panel or panels.
15
If your model has a solid front panel, align the slots in the panel with the two retainer clips.
16
Line up the drum with the seal on the front panel and press the panel down until it locks into position.
17
If your model has two panels, align the slots in the upper panel with the screws while lining up the drum.
18
Tighten the screws and replace the lower panel by snapping it into position.
19
Now, reinstall the two screws on top and reconnect the door switch wires.
20
Rotate the main top back into place and press down on the front to secure the spring clips.
21
Install the two screws at the lint screen opening replace the lint screen and plug the appliance back in to make sure it’s functioning properly.
Description
This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the three terminal gas valve solenoid coil on a Whirlpool 29" gas dryer with lint filter on top. The most common reasons for replacing the gas valve coils are when the dryer isn't heating, takes too long, or won’t stop.

All of the information for this gas valve solenoid coil replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Whirlpool, Kenmore, Maytag, Amana, Speed Queen, KitchenAid, Roper, Norge, Magic Chef, Crosley

Tools needed: hex socket, flat head screwdriver, Phillips head screwdriver, putty knife
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
As with any repair, be sure you unplug the appliance before beginning.
2
Your first step is to pull out the lint screen and remove the two screws near the opening.
3
Next, insert a putty knife under the front of the main top to release the two spring clips and rotate the top up.
4
Disconnect the door switch wires and remove the top front panel screws.
5
Now, lift the panel up and out.
6
If your model has two front panels
7
Use a flathead screwdriver to release the clips above the lower panel to remove it.
8
Now, loosen the two screws at the bottom of the upper panel and lift the panel off.
9
Detach the appropriate wire harness from the old solenoid coil you’re replacing.
10
Remove the screws to release the bracket and pull the old coil off of the gas valve.
11
Install the new solenoid coil by sliding it onto the gas valve shaft.
12
Replace the bracket and secure with the screws.
13
Reconnect the wire harness.
14
You’re now ready to reinstall the front panel or panels.
15
If your model has a solid front panel, align the slots in the panel with the two retainer clips.
16
Line up the drum with the seal on the front panel and press the panel down until it locks into position.
17
If your model has two panels, align the slots in the upper panel with the screws while lining up the drum.
18
Tighten the screws and replace the lower panel by snapping it into position.
19
Now, reinstall the two screws on top and reconnect the door switch wires.
20
Rotate the main top back into place and press down on the front to secure the spring clips.
21
Install the two screws at the lint screen opening replace the lint screen and plug the appliance back in to make sure it’s functioning properly.

Applicable Product Model

Dryer
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