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Need a new/used/repair control board for a Maytag Double Stacked Dryer MDG27PCAAW


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#1 maytag mdg27pcaaw

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Posted 06 July 2010 - 12:43 PM

hi domo-

i am looking for a control board, part # 306230, new or used, or a place that repairs these control boards-

for a set of maytag commercial stacked dryers (2 dryers one on top of the other as used in apartment house laundry rooms), model # MDG27PCAAW.

I have been told that the memory chips on these control boards go bad, and the memory chips can be replaced- which then causes the board LED read outs to flash -" PF " " 88 ".

let me know as these control boards were used a lot of other dryers and stoves!!!

domo arigato

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Posted 06 July 2010 - 01:23 PM

Try this:

http://www.pcbr.biz/
To eliminate:

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#3 appl.tech.29501

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Posted 06 July 2010 - 02:15 PM

Fixyourboard.com should be able to repair it for you.

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Posted 06 July 2010 - 05:01 PM

Could get in touch with the folks at FixYourBoard.com

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#5 maytag mdg27pcaaw

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Posted 06 July 2010 - 11:02 PM

Thank you both sensai-

i did not know about fixyourboard.com i have contacted them now as well, emailing them pix front & back of the 306230 control board.


earlier today i sent emails to :

www.pcbr.biz

and

CG Industries in Illinois who also repairs control boards.

http://www.cgiltd.com/www/cgiweb.nsf


Thank you again and I will post if they can fix my board.

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Posted 08 July 2010 - 01:18 PM

[user=68438]maytag mdg27pcaaw[/user] wrote:

Thank you both sensai-

i did not know about fixyourboard.com i have contacted them now as well, emailing them pix front & back of the 306230 control board.


earlier today i sent emails to :

www.pcbr.biz

and

CG Industries in Illinois who also repairs control boards.

http://www.cgiltd.com/www/cgiweb.nsf


Thank you again and I will post if they can fix my board.

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Update as of Thurs July 8th, 2010:

I got email replies back from PCBR and CG Industries and they both repair a LOT of control boards, BUT NOT THIS ONE !

Fixyourboard.com said they could probably fix it and I had to mail them the Control Board, the Touch Pad and the transformer---

And I did find one other possible place that says that they can fix the board, as a back-up in case fixmyboard.com in Austin fails in their repair attempts.

I will update when I hear back from next week. Thx.

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Posted 08 July 2010 - 01:43 PM

yeah, keep us posted

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Posted 13 July 2010 - 09:25 AM

FIXED in less than 24 hours!

Alex at Fixyourboard.com in Austin, Texas fixed my bad Maytag control board part # 306230, which is NLA, in a few hours!

It was a bad ribbon connector where the Touch Pad plugs into on the control board that had gone bad--

Fixed and now being shipped back to me today. Will update when it is installed and dryers are up and running-

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Posted 13 July 2010 - 04:53 PM

Mucho Kudo's to fixyourboard.com !

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Posted 13 July 2010 - 11:30 PM

Spread the word--

I see lots of these Maytag model dryers dead because no one wants to try and fix this control board--

Please pass this along as this control board is used in quite a few consumer stoves and ovens by kenmore, as well as dryers and washers-

Fixyourboard.com repair person Alex is extremely knowledgable and it was easy for him to diagnose and reverse engineer almost anything--

And at a reasonable price compared to what some places were quoting me else where to repair the board-- 3X as much !

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Posted 14 July 2010 - 04:15 AM

is it installed and working ?

what was the price of repair ?

 

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Posted 14 July 2010 - 09:30 AM

I get the repaired control board back today or tomorrow.

I looked all over the internet, the country and locally for part new or used or repair place-

Found -

1. a place in Miami, that said they could sell me a used control board if they found one or try to fix mine, & they wanted $300+ to do it, plus shipping and handling.... no guarantees

2. Fixyourboard.com diagnosis, repair was $130 + shipping to me. My ship cost, insured to them for the 3 parts was $11 with FedEx Ground.

Will final post after parts are re-installed.

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Posted 20 July 2010 - 07:06 PM

Update: Tuesday July 20, 2010:

I re-installed the repaired control board, from Fixyourboard.com, part # 306230, which is NLA, and my new transformer.

I cleaned both dryers inside and out of all lint build up- and both dryers ran perfectly, the timers on both dryers worked perfectly, and all touch pad buttons/controls worked fine, the dryer control board timers, both running down to the cool down mode on each dryer-


The Maytag commercial double stacked dryers, model #: mdg27pcaaw work like brand new--

The people at Fixyourboard.com are the best- Fast diagnosis and repair and turnaround on shipping the control board & transformer back to me-

They rock! Thanks again!

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Posted 20 July 2010 - 07:15 PM

thanks for keeping us posted. i will definitely keep them in mind. i recently found a guy near me that repairs boards for cheap !!!. he just enjoys doing it.Usually charges $20 a board regardless of the problem.

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 05:40 AM

Wow cheap- Would your local guy have been able to diagnose and repair my board for $20 or more? I am sure this board will go out again in the future, but everything else on the dryer is the same as the newer models of this dryer system, except for a different control board, different wiring loom-

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Posted 21 July 2010 - 06:28 AM

He probably would, obviouly he would probably want to look at it first.

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Posted 22 July 2010 - 02:14 PM

[user=68438]maytag mdg27pcaaw[/user] wrote:

Update: Tuesday July 20, 2010:

I re-installed the repaired control board, from Fixyourboard.com, part # 306230, which is NLA, and my new transformer.

I cleaned both dryers inside and out of all lint build up- and both dryers ran perfectly, the timers on both dryers worked perfectly, and all touch pad buttons/controls worked fine, the dryer control board timers, both running down to the cool down mode on each dryer-


The Maytag commercial double stacked dryers, model #: mdg27pcaaw work like brand new--

The people at Fixyourboard.com are the best- Fast diagnosis and repair and turnaround on shipping the control board & transformer back to me-

They rock! Thanks again!


Thanks for the kind words! Glad we could help!

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Posted 07 August 2010 - 05:39 PM

Hi,

does anyone have an owners manual / programming manual for these double stack maytag dryers, model # mdg27pcaaw?

I need to reprogram the dryers for operation.

Thx.




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