Question about Maytag Atlantis MDE6400AY Electric Dryer
I can't get to the back of my dryer due to a casted broken leg.
I have a Maytag Atlantis electric dryer purchased at Best Buy and delivered on 16 October, 2003. I don't remember it being the highest-line model they carried. I think Best Buy may have had their own specific model numbers, but I'm not sure. The delivery service botched the vent connection badly and I had to revise it, but other than that it has worked well. We average about one heavy load a day.
About a week ago I noticed a cyclical clunking sound while the machine was running. I thought at first of a knot of tangled clothes banging around, but when I pulled the clothes out there were no tangles. I restarted it empty and the clunk was still there. It clunks at about the same point of each revolution of the drum.
As I said, I'm a bit incapacitated right now, but any suggestions will be pursued as soon as I can.
The machine is opened and inspected from the front
opening from the front there is no heavy lifting or moving of the dryer needed,
the usual causes of a ' cyclic clunk '
a worn spot on a drum felt. when that area reaches the bottom, the weight of the
drum causes a clunk.
a damaged belt that clunks when the tear hits the drum
a collapsing drum roller(replace in pairs)
each is easy to fix, cheap,
Posted on Oct 13, 2008
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 11, 2011 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
Feb 01, 2010 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
Sep 05, 2009 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
Jun 02, 2009 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
Jan 21, 2009 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
May 24, 2008 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
Feb 17, 2008 | Maytag Atlantis MDE7400AY Electric Dryer
173 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: