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I need to know which way the coloured wires go back on on

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hello I need to know which way the coloured wires go back on on the push on/off button for a Beko dcu6130w tumble dryer?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.


What colour wires do you have?

Do you have



Red and yellow together

Orange and purple/yellow together?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
There are four plugs for the wires to go on to, there is red and yellow taped together and brown and orange taped together.
I don't know which plugs they go to as I have already blown the fuse once!Many thanks
Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.

Can you post a picture of the wires you have please.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My mistake there is 4 plugs
1- Brown
2- Orange
3- Red and yellow
4- Purple with yellow stripe and orangeThanks
Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.

Thats great so it is the same as the service info i have. If you look at the switch you need to wire it up as follows.

Brown on one side and orange on the other.

The on the same side of the brown its the orange and purple/ yellow wire.

Then on the same side as the orange its the yellow and red

Does this make sense to you?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok does it matter left/right top/bottom
Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.

If you look at the switch there is a diverder down the center.

So basically you want the brown wire and the orange and purple/yellow on one side of the divered

And the orange and yello/ red wires on the other side of the diverder.

You can put the single wires towards the front of the switch and the doubles at the back.

Do that and before turning it on post a picture of the switch with the wires on and i will make sure its correct first.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I hope this is right
Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.

Yep thats correct.

Turn it on and that will be back to normal from there.

Expert:  Daniel replied 1 year ago.

Hello are you still there?

Is the dryer sorted now or do you still need help on this?

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hello sorry,The dryer is fixed! YAY thank you so much, will definitely recommend using this site.Thank you again