Appliance Repair encourages you to perform this procedure safely In this article we will show one or more of these icons to alert you when to use caution as with any repair be sure you've unplugged the appliance before beginning your first step is to pull out the lint screen and removed the two screws near the opening next insert a putty knife under the front of the main top to release the two spring clips and rotate the top up disconnect the door switch wires and remove the top front panel screws now lift the panel up and out if your model has two front panels use a flat head screw driver to release the lower panel from the retaining clips if applicable removed the two springs now loosen the two screws at the bottom of the upper panel and lift the panel off depress the pulley to release the belt tension and unthread the belt from the pulley and motor shaft now use the belt to lift out the drum the igniter is located on the burner tube disconnect the wires and loosen the mounting screw to release the old igniter when handling the new igniter be careful not to touch the element itself carefully slide the new igniter into the slot and secure it with the mounting screw reconnect the wire connector next replace the drum by aligning its rim on the two rollers insert the tension pulley into the slots in the base and loop the belt around the pulley and motor shaft in a zig-zag formation rotate the drum to help align the belt if your model has a solid front panel line up the drum with the front panel seal then align the slots with the retaining clips and press down the panel until it locks into place if your model has two panels align the slots in the upper panel with the screws while lining up the drum tighten the screws if applicable reinstall the two springs and replace the lower panel by snapping it into position now reinstall the two screws on top and reconnect the door switch wires rotate the main top back into place and press down on the front to secure the spring clips 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.

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