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How do I open up my dryer, I need see what is wrong

I have a maytag neptune electric dryer that I purchased 2 years ago. it suddenly stopped working, it makes a loud buzzing noise when it is first turned on and than nothing happens. I think that something may have jammed the moter, My question is this.. How do I take it apart? It does not appear to have any kind of a pannel on the frount or back. It seems to be one whole unit. I was told that I should unscrew the back or frount peice, but when I unscrewed the back, I relized that there is nothing to remove. Does any one know how these newer machines are constructed, the model # MDE5500AZW

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  • Anonymous Nov 20, 2008

    i have a ge profile dryer and i want to get inside to fing out what the sqeaking noise is... but i dont know how to get inside

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    I have a Model MDE5500AZW too and on the short baffle inside the drum 2 of the screws have come out and I would like to open it up to replace the screws but the I don't know how to open it. The diagrams are helpful for the parts but don't explain how to open the machine to get inside. I really need a more step by step of how to get inside. Thank you very much in advance for all your help.

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If you click here you get all diagrams for your dryer, that is a great help when you need to take it apart.


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