GE
Dryer

Model #DBSR453EB2WW GE electric dryer

Here are the repair parts and diagrams for your GE DBSR453EB2WW electric dryer. 

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Showing 10 of 102 parts

Dryer Rear Bearing

#3106

Drum Diagram

Dryer rear bearing

Part #WE1M462

$14.45

In Stock

Dryer High-Limit Thermostat

#507

Drum Diagram

$46.37

In Stock

Dryer Heating Element Assembly

#512

Drum Diagram

$130.41

In Stock

Dryer Operating Thermostat

#230

Backsplash, blower & motor assembly Diagram

$52.17

In Stock

Dryer Timer

#100

Backsplash, blower & motor assembly Diagram

Dryer timer

Part #WE4M271

$84.89

In Stock

Screw

#235

Backsplash, blower & motor assembly Diagram

Screw

Part #WE1M280
This item is not returnable

$2.68

In Stock

Support

#2

Backsplash, blower & motor assembly Diagram

Support

Part #WE19M1166

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Coil Support

#510

Drum Diagram

Coil support

Part #WE1M452
This item is not returnable

$2.49

In Stock

Motor Bracket

#233

Backsplash, blower & motor assembly Diagram

Motor bracket

Part #WE13M35

$8.99

In Stock

Dryer Safety Thermostat

#505

Drum Diagram

$79.07

In Stock

Symptoms common to all dryers

Choose a symptom to see related dryer repairs.

Main causes: door switch failure, lack of power, broken belt, blown thermal fuse, bad drive motor, control system failure
Main causes: clogged exhaust system, heating system failure, deposits on moisture sensor, control system failure
Main causes: bad drum support roller, damaged idler pulley, broken blower fan blade, worn drum glide bearing, bad drive motor
Main causes: bad gas valve coils, broken heating element, tripped safety thermostat or fuse, bad operating thermostat, control failure
Main causes: bad timer or electronic control board, door switch failure
Main causes: lack of electrical power, bad power cord, wiring failure, bad control board, blown thermal fuse, bad door switch
Main causes: clogged exhaust vent, bad motor relay, loose dryer door catch, bad door switch, control system failure, faulty drive motor
Main causes: damaged door strike, worn door catch

Repair guides common to all dryers

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

August 1, 2014
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a dryer blower wheel

A rattling noise or lack of air flow through the dryer could indicate that the blower wheel is damaged. Follow the steps in this repair guide to replace the blower wheel in your dryer.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 60 minutes or less
August 1, 2014
By Lyle Weischwill
How to install a dryer gas valve coil kit

If the dryer heats initially but then stops heating, the problem is usually the gas valve coils. This step-by-step guide explains how to replace the gas valve coils in a gas dryer.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 90 minutes or less
August 1, 2014
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a dryer drive belt

If the drive belt breaks, the motor runs but the drum won't rotate. These step-by-step instructions guide you through the repair process.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 90 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.

August 4, 2020

Dryer not drying clothes? Could be fabric softener!

By Sears PartsDirect staff

If your dryer isn't drying clothes, it could be the lint screen is clogged with fabric softener. See how to wash the lint filter to get your dryer drying again.

November 4, 2016

Electric dryer won't heat troubleshooting video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

These easy tests will help you check the heating element, high-limit thermostat, timer, thermal cut-off fuse and operating thermostat.

June 20, 2016

Electric dryer won't start troubleshooting video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn what four things to check if your electric dryer won't start or run.