Unplug the power cord from the electrical outlet.
Open the door. Remove the four screws connecting the hinges to the front panel. Lift the door off and set it aside.
Remove the four screws connecting the control console from the inside of the MCE8000AYW. Pull the console out and down to disconnect it.
Remove the five screws holding the lower front panel in place. Lift the panel off of the Maytag Drying Center.
Clean the lint off the dryer interior with a hard-bristled brush. Vacuum the lint with a vacuum cleaner hose attachment to remove it.
Things You Will Need
- Phillips screwdriver
- Hard-bristle brush
- Vacuum cleaner with hose attachment
- Reverse the disassembly steps to put the Maytag Neptune drying center back together.