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Changing the Light Bulb in a Dryer

Changing or replacing the light bulb inside my Whirlpool dryer

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  1. Unplug dryer or disconnect power.
  2. Open the dryer door. Locate the light bulb cover on the back wall of the dryer. Using a 1/4" nut driver or socket wrench, remove the screw located in the lower right-hand corner of the cover. Remove the cover.

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  1. Turn bulb counterclockwise. Replace the bulb with a 10-watt appliance bulb only. Replace the cover and secure with the screw.
  2. Plug into a grounded outlet or reconnect power.


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