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I have a maytag electric dryer are u familiar with these.

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I have a maytag...

I have a maytag electric dryer are u familiar with these

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Maytag is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

Mde8400ayw

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

My problem is the heater element doesnt heat up all the way but if i remove the two screws and pull out the entire heater element heats up

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
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Appliance Technician: Appliance Guru, Owner and Technician replied 7 months ago

The heater either works or it does not I am not sure when you say it is not heating up all the way? Can you explain what the issue on the unit is?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
The heater element work i did a continity test its fine its not grounded out the coils are not broken but when i install the heater element with two screw s only back half coils heat up but if i take the teo screws out and pull heater element out and set it down the entire coils heat up
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