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Noisy turntable I read in a post that there was an exploaded view of the turntable mechanism out there. I'd like to get my hands on that if possible. From what I read in the posts, and from common sense and a tad bit of troubleshooting, it definately sounds like the turntable motor is shot. Thanks in advance

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You can see exploded views and order parts here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383 The motor is reference # 42 on the drawing and parts list. Be sure to enter your FULL model number.

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