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Dryer is making a loud squeeling noise when running

It is a loud squeeling noise

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  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2008

    Dryer makes a constant squealing noise. I removed the belt, and when I turn the motor by hand, there is a dragging noise toward the front of the motor.

  • jeanette789 May 08, 2009

    I have a similiar problem, the dryer jammed when the sweater dryer insert was dislodged, I replaced the belt, but it still won't stay in the groove and it doesn't seem tight.

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This is probably the drive belt slipping on the drum or motor. There is usually no adjustment on these and it is a case of replacing the belt. If you take the top off the machine, you may be able to look inside while it is running (KEEP CLEAR OF THE ELECTRICS AND DO NOT DELVE INSIDE WHILE THE MACHINE IS IN THIS STATE!) and see the belt slipping. If it is, it's probably time for a new belt

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