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Maytag permorma my dryer has a loud metal on metal grinding noise that comes off and and on or will go on for a while then stop for a while anybody know what this is and how to test so I dont start replacing things that dont need replaced thanks

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  • fasterem Oct 13, 2008

    thanks for getting back to me what kind of oil or doesn't it matter, I am can get to all but one wheel in the dryer, should I be able to move them by hand? is there a way to tell if it is the drum rollers?

    thanks

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HI thanks for your question. it could be the drum rollers, or the idler pulley. if the idler pulley. pull dryer from the wall. remove small panel at the back & oil the idler pulley. its the one the belt, rides on thanks.

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