Product Name. This part works with the following products: Dryer. Need to do some circuit testing. Switch will rotate and dryer turns on, but as soon as the switch is released, the dryer turns off. Unplugged dryer. Buy the selected items together. In Stock. If the start switch is defective, the dryer won't start. Your rotary switch would be located right behind the knob that you turn to start your machine in the control panel. I called a appliance service who told me the problem is one of two issues: (1) the rotary starter switch is worn out or the fuse is bad. Upper Marlboro: 10. I hope this helps. I am a 25 year old single mother with a 21 month and 4 month old. Even if your light is going off and on, if there is a component in the door switch that is malfunctioning then the machine will not work because it thinks that the door is open. See store ratings and reviews and find the best prices on Ge dryer rotary start switch, GE Washers & Dryers with Shopzilla's shopping search engine. Hope this helps! Good luck with your repair. Switch Accounts; Sign Out. The terminal locations on the new switch may be different, match up terminal numbers from old switch to new. $6.00. Remove 3 knobs at front of panel. See photo. remove clip behind knob ( kinda like the clip on old car window handles) remove knob and dial. DONE!!!!!! After that I just replaced the back cover and I was done. This part works with the following brands: General Electric, Hotpoint. GE Dryer Start Switch. Manufacturer Part Number WE4M519. 89 of 157 people found this instruction helpful. Thanks Part Select and the other repair stories that I read on your website. Prime. We're sorry, but our Q&A experts are temporarily unavailable. PartSelect Number PS3487203 Over time, the contacts inside the switch can short out, and when this happens, the dryer will not start. Is there a fuse in the dryer ?? ... Whirlpool Dryer Rotary Switch. Ask our experts a question on this part and we'll respond as soon as we can. ", Average Repair Rating: 4.5 / 5.0, 27 reviews, Try using some different or simpler keywords. Install new switch in reverse order of removal. My rotary start switch has 3 wire connects 2 on top 1 on bottom. Read More-+ Diagram # 35. DRYER ROTARY START SWITCH. In Stock. Error occurred, please verify your email and try again. If the door is opened, it will stop, but will start again as soon as the door is shut. Manufactured by GE. The terminal locations on the new switch may be different, match up terminal numbers from old switch to new. Please help. This would be an issue with the switch on the motor. I unscrewed the panel where the start knob was diagnosed I needed an electrical switch that went behind the panel and a new start knob. All rights reserved. We would recommend testing the Rotary Start Switch PartSelect Number: PS268305, high limit thermostat PartSelect Number: PS267900 and the PartSelect Number: PS2344321 door switch. General Electric WE01X20378 Washer Knob and Clip Assembly CDN$9.57. The start switch no longer springs back like it used to and everything operates normally except you don't have to use … MSRP applies to the continental 48 United States and does not include such items as delivery, installation, installation accessories (i.e. 12 of 15 people found this instruction helpful. 7 of 10 people found this instruction helpful. I hope this helps! Replace the new start switch and tightened all screws. PartSelect Number PS268305 Shop with confidence. This part is used to start the dryer once you have selected a setting on the timer. The PartSelect logo is a Registered Trademark of Atlantic Laundry Centres, Ltd. The good thing is it had the three prongs like the old part.. This part is used to start the dryer once you have selected a setting on the timer. Then I twisted the old switch and it popped right out.