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Samsung Dryer Replace High-Limit Thermostat #35001092

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This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the high-limit thermostat on a Samsung dryer. The most common reasons for replacing the high-limit thermostat are when the dryer takes too long, won’t heat, or won’t stop.

All of the information for this high-limit thermostat replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Samsung

Tools needed: multi-screwdriver, Phillips head bit, flat head bit

Step By Step Instructions

1
As with any repair, be sure to unplug the appliance before beginning.
2
To replace the high-limit thermostat in your dryer, first remove the screws at the back securing the top panel.
3
Now slide the panel back and lift it off.
4
Next, carefully pull the control panel off from the top.
5
Disconnect the wire harness and set the panel aside.
6
Now remove the screws on top securing the front panel.
7
Open the dryer door and remove the remaining two front panel mounting screws.
8
Now use a flathead screwdriver to depress the locking tab and pull the front panel forward.
9
Disconnect the door switch wire and lift off the panel.
10
Next, disconnect the moisture sensor wire harness and move it out of the way.
11
Remove the screw securing the heating element housing and detach the housing from the mounting bracket.
12
Now remove the screws securing the mounting bracket to the base so you can move the bracket out of the way.
13
With the bracket removed, pull the heating element housing out of the cabinet.
14
Now disconnect the wires from the high-limit thermostat.
15
Remove the mounting screws to detach the old thermostat from the housing.
16
Install the new high-limit thermostat by aligning it on the housing then replace the mounting screws to secure.
17
Connect the wires to the new thermostat.
18
Return the housing to the cabinet.
19
Reposition the mounting bracket by inserting the tabs into the slots in the base.
20
Secure it with the screws.
21
Reposition the heating element housing by inserting the rear housing tab into the slot in the bulkhead.
22
Align the front tab on the bracket and replace the screw.
23
Reconnect the moisture sensor wire harness.
24
Replace the front panel by aligning the slots in the panel with the tabs on the base.
25
Reconnect the wire to the door switch and snap the top half of the panel into position.
26
Replace all of the mounting screws.
27
Reconnect the wire harness on the control panel then align the tabs on the bottom of the control panel with the slots in the trim and snap the top edge into place.
28
Reposition the top panel by aligning the edge of the panel with the tabs on the support bracket then push forward.
29
Replace the screws in the back.
30
Plug the power cord back in and your dryer should be ready for use.
Description
This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the high-limit thermostat on a Samsung dryer. The most common reasons for replacing the high-limit thermostat are when the dryer takes too long, won’t heat, or won’t stop.

All of the information for this high-limit thermostat replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Samsung

Tools needed: multi-screwdriver, Phillips head bit, flat head bit
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
As with any repair, be sure to unplug the appliance before beginning.
2
To replace the high-limit thermostat in your dryer, first remove the screws at the back securing the top panel.
3
Now slide the panel back and lift it off.
4
Next, carefully pull the control panel off from the top.
5
Disconnect the wire harness and set the panel aside.
6
Now remove the screws on top securing the front panel.
7
Open the dryer door and remove the remaining two front panel mounting screws.
8
Now use a flathead screwdriver to depress the locking tab and pull the front panel forward.
9
Disconnect the door switch wire and lift off the panel.
10
Next, disconnect the moisture sensor wire harness and move it out of the way.
11
Remove the screw securing the heating element housing and detach the housing from the mounting bracket.
12
Now remove the screws securing the mounting bracket to the base so you can move the bracket out of the way.
13
With the bracket removed, pull the heating element housing out of the cabinet.
14
Now disconnect the wires from the high-limit thermostat.
15
Remove the mounting screws to detach the old thermostat from the housing.
16
Install the new high-limit thermostat by aligning it on the housing then replace the mounting screws to secure.
17
Connect the wires to the new thermostat.
18
Return the housing to the cabinet.
19
Reposition the mounting bracket by inserting the tabs into the slots in the base.
20
Secure it with the screws.
21
Reposition the heating element housing by inserting the rear housing tab into the slot in the bulkhead.
22
Align the front tab on the bracket and replace the screw.
23
Reconnect the moisture sensor wire harness.
24
Replace the front panel by aligning the slots in the panel with the tabs on the base.
25
Reconnect the wire to the door switch and snap the top half of the panel into position.
26
Replace all of the mounting screws.
27
Reconnect the wire harness on the control panel then align the tabs on the bottom of the control panel with the slots in the trim and snap the top edge into place.
28
Reposition the top panel by aligning the edge of the panel with the tabs on the support bracket then push forward.
29
Replace the screws in the back.
30
Plug the power cord back in and your dryer should be ready for use.

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