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Maytag DE412 seems to be too hot (really hot) even on low temp

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Maytag DE412 seems to be too hot (really hot) even on low temp setting. Vent clear and cleaned just in case. Filter clean. Airflow strong (checked at exit from machine). Notice heaters glowing even on air fluff cycle. Ideas? Schematic anyone?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 7 years ago.
the most common cause for this is the heating element is shorted out, Part(NNN) NNN-NNNN width=remove the element and check for shorted element, let m,e know thanks Bryan
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

heating element is indeed shorted, i'll replace it

thanks

Expert:  Bryan replied 7 years ago.
no problem , happy new year ! thanks Bryan
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