This is an authentic OEM part for use with Whirlpool Dryers. The Thermal fuse shuts off the heating element when the dryer overheats. The two most common reasons for replacing the thermal fuse are when the dryer doesn't heat or won’t start. This part is sold individually. The tools that you will need to replace the thermal fuse are a hex socket, flat head screwdriver, Phillips head screwdriver and a putty knife. We recommend checking to make sure all of the vents are clear when you perform this repair.
This hi-intensity lamp (40w) is an OEM direct from Whirlpool. The glass and metal lamp is made for use with many microwave appliances. This item is secured behind the groove vent. Fitted into the microwave interior, the lamp illuminates the inside when the door is opened. A screwdriver is necessary for the proper installation. This item is sold individually.
This is a genuine manufacturer-sourced component which is specially designed for Whirlpool washers. The most common reason to replace the drive belt is if it is broken and the dryer drum is not turning. This part is sold individually. Tools needed to replace the drive belt a small flat head screwdriver or putty knife and a Phillips screwdriver.
It is a genuine item that is supplied by the original equipment manufacturer. This part is made for use with Whirlpool residential dryers. The door switch acts as a sensor to allow the washer to start when the door is closed. Unfortunately, over time it may wear out, get damaged or stop working all together eventually requiring a replacement. If the dryer does not start then the door switch could be defective. Note, this high-quality plastic body assembly is sold individually. To replace it, you will need a screwdriver to take the housing apart. The switch simply connects to the unit with an attached wire harness.