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How do you take a GE Profile dryer apart to get to the thermostat. the dryer is not heating. Model #DPSR513EAOAA
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Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman
Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman, 15 Years as Maintenance Technician
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Hi and Welcome to Just Answer,

 

Ok, let's take a look at this;

 

Here are the instructions for removing your thermostat, yours is on the blower

 

http://www.partselect.com/dryer+replace-thermostat+repair.htm

 

Also, here is a parts breakdown to help as well

 

It is #231

 

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Here are the replacement parts

http://www.myapstore.com/Omega/Dispatcher?REQUEST=ACCESSORY

 

 

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Reply to Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman's Post: I know about the thermostats, but my problem is getting to them. This dryer does not have an access panel on the back like most dryers I have owned in my life. How do I get the dryer apart to get to the therostats.
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HiCustomer

Here is a site that has pictures and instructions for disassembeling your unit.

Just scroll down and look for GE Dryers. It has instructions for both older and newer units.

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