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Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

    • Socket/ratchet set
    • 4-in-1 screwdriver
    • Putty knife
    • Shop vacuum

You’ll also need either a multimeter or a continuity tester and a small straight slot screwdriver.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • Door switch
    • Drum support rollers
    • Thermal fuse
    • Radiant sensor
    • Igniter
    • Gas valve coils
    • Heating element (electric dryers)
    • Tensioner
    • Belt
    • Door latch
    • Door strike
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