I call them fins because I don't know the official name for them, but they are the tree plastic peices attached to the inside of the drum that tosses the clothes as the drum spins. One came loose and then broke off. It looks like an easy fix. I can get a replacement part, but I'm not sure how to open up the shell for access (the fin needs to be screwed in from outside the drum). Do you have a maintenance manual or instruction on how to open the housing?
You should be able to Open the top of the Dryer, from front to back, U might need to pry the front corners up with a flat tip screw driver. It should hinge to the back, to expose the Tub... Hope this Helps U...
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Need a model number for the dryer for a more definitive answer--usually you would have to open the top cover to expose the drum. Depending on the model dryer, some baffles(proper name) are screwed onto the drum, some have plastic tabs which must be carefully pushed in order to remove the baffle. Most likely, the rattling is caused by coins left in pockets--they won't damage the dryer but can be irritating to listen to. Front load washers are notorious for trapping coins in the baffles of the rotating baskets--and that is A VERY EXPENSIVE REPAIR if you want to have the coins or objects removed.
These fins are usually screwed on from the outside of the drum. If you're up to it this is a simple but time consuming fix. Take the cabinet off the front of the dryer, the top will come off as well. be careful of the wires from the control console, they will stay attached to the dryer. Tighten the tumbler fins on the drum and then re-assemble the cabinet. Typically the screws you need to access are the same used for the door latch and hinges. They go back together easy ........
If your stool has an old style flapper, then the chain would connect to the flush arm at the top and to the little fin on the flapper at the bottom. There should be a little ring connected to the fin. Sometimes the little ring will fall off and go down the drain, then you have to use a peice of wire or whatever you can find. A small clip or something. Hope this helps.
On almost all dryers the top will release by itself without requiring you to remove the front. There are two small clamp-like mechanisms under the top on the front side. They can be released easily by sticking a flat-tip screwdriver straight into them and pushing in. Once you open the top you can spin the drum by hand and tighten the screws on the fins.
Take not however that some fins are only placed in by plastic snaps, and if it is loose it probably means that it is broken and will require repairs.
Refer to pages 5-2 and 5-3 of the manual below to see how to expose the drum by lifting the top of the machine. Then turn drum very slowly and only until the screw holes for the missing fins are within your reach. Most of these dryers have two sizes of fins make sure you order the right one if you need to replace them.
Take the door off. Do this by first loosening the screws on the hinge. Then loosen the screws on the left (they hold on a plastic flange-type thing) that hold the front panel on. Once it's loosened, then the door hinge will have room to wiggle out. Once the door is off, then the front panel will swing down--and you can lift it off the flanges that hold the bottom of the door. Now you have access to the drum and can reinstall the fin.
Taillight bulb needs replacing, high above brake light at approx height of bottom of side widow.
Remove plastic panel at interior rear corner, remove thin backing insulation and reach up with fingers between metal flanges. Feel for a plastic "fin" approx 3" long x 1" wide that is attached to lightbulb. Similar "fin" for brake light is visible (white color). You need to feel above this. Fin is probably gray color, but you can't see it. Twist slightly counterclockwise and pull out. Bulb is attached to end of "fin". Insert new bulb and replace.
if i remember right ..remove washer top remove hose or pug in top of outer tub rotate basket until fin is at top i believe you can acess screw through hole..of course i have been known to remember wrong and apologize if i have this time let me know