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Model # WED97HEXL2 Official Whirlpool 27" electric dryer

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for Official Whirlpool WED97HEXL2 27" electric dryer, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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Dryer Repair Kit (replaces 2015, 80047)
#NI

Optional parts (not included) diagram

Dryer repair kit

Part #80047

Replaced by #4392067

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Dryer Drum Belt (replaces 661570)
#30

Cabinet parts diagram

Dryer drive belt

Part #3387610

Replaced by #661570V

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Dryer Idler Pulley (replaces W10547287, W10547290)
#13

Cabinet parts diagram

Dryer idler pulley

Part #W10547287

Replaced by #W10837240

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Dryer Thermal Cut-Off Fuse Kit, 352-degree F (replaces 3404151, 3404152, 8318314)
#47

Bulkhead parts diagram

Dryer thermal cut-off fuse kit

Part #8318314

Replaced by #279973

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Dryer Moisture Sensor (replaces 3387223)
#34

Bulkhead parts diagram

Dryer moisture sensor

Part #3387223

Replaced by #WP3387223

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Dryer Tri-Ring Retainer (replaces W10512946)
#20

Bulkhead parts diagram

Dryer support roller tri-ring washer

Part #W10512946

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Dryer Drum Seal Kit (replaces 697694, W10116343, W10166807, W10521118)
#7

Bulkhead parts diagram

Dryer drum seal

Part #697694

Replaced by #280114

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Appliance Touch-Up Paint, 0.6-oz (White) (replaces 21020, 72017R, 8006, W10813125, Y058028)
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Optional parts (not included) diagram

Appliance touch-up paint, 0.6-oz (white) (replaces 21020, 72017r, 8006, w10813125, y058028)

Part #72017

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Washer Door Hinge (replaces W10208415)
#8

Door parts diagram

Washer door hinge

Part #W10208415

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Dryer Drum Support Roller Shaft (replaces W10359272)
#19

Bulkhead parts diagram

Dryer drum support roller shaft

Part #W10359272

Replaced by #WPW10359272

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Symptoms common to all dryers

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April 20, 2023

Main causes: bad drum support roller, damaged idler pulley, broken blower fan blade, worn drum glide bearing, bad drive …

April 19, 2023

Main causes: bad gas valve coils, broken heating element, tripped safety thermostat or fuse, bad operating thermostat, c…

April 19, 2023

Main causes: damaged door strike, worn door catch…

April 19, 2023

Main causes: bad timer or electronic control board, door switch failure…

April 19, 2023

Main causes: lack of electrical power, bad power cord, wiring failure, bad control board, blown thermal fuse, bad door s…

April 20, 2023

Main causes: clogged exhaust vent, bad motor relay, loose dryer door catch, bad door switch, control system failure, fau…

December 27, 2023

Main causes: clogged exhaust system, heating system failure, deposits on moisture sensor, control system failure…

January 10, 2024

Main causes: door switch failure, lack of power, broken belt, blown thermal fuse, bad drive motor, control system failur…

Repair guides common to all dryers

These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your dryer.

How to replace a dryer drum support roller
August 01, 2014

How to replace a dryer drum support roller

If your dryer thumps or squeals, replace the drum support roller to restore quiet to your home.…

Repair difficulty
Time required
 90 minutes or less
How to replace a dryer thermistor
August 01, 2014

How to replace a dryer thermistor

The thermistor senses the air temperature in the dryer. If your dryer overheats or doesn't heat at all, the thermistor …

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
How to replace a dryer door switch
July 31, 2014

How to replace a dryer door switch

The dryer won't start if the door switch isn't working correctly. You can install a replacement dryer door switch in les…

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less

Articles and videos common to all dryers

Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your dryer.

How to use your clothes dryer efficiently
June 09, 2023

How to use your clothes dryer efficiently

Get expert tips on using your dryer efficiently to save energy.…

How to repair broken or damaged wires video
October 26, 2016

How to repair broken or damaged wires video

Learn how to repair broken, frayed or damaged wires in your appliances.…

How to use a multimeter to test electrical parts video
January 18, 2016

How to use a multimeter to test electrical parts video

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working…