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ASKO t700 dryer thumping sound

Each time out T700 dryer drum rotates, there's a fairly lound thump. It's definitely a drum issue, as I can watch the drum & it thumps exactly the same time each rotation. If we need a new belt, is that something a DYI'er could do? Any other suggestions would be appreciated.

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  • worker1 Dec 30, 2007

    I have the same problem. Is there help on how to replace the rollers?

  • worker1 Dec 30, 2007

    Exactly the same problem. Anyone know about changing the rollers?

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2008

    I have the same problem with a constant thumping on my T700. I have read the possible fixes. I will look into these and post my findings.

  • Anonymous Oct 04, 2008

    My thumping started off fairly quiet but regular (sort of like a unbalanced washing machine on spin cycle). But today, after two loads of drying, the thump was VERY pronounced and loud.

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    dryer heats but wont dry and now makes lound slapping thumping noice

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2014

    how many drum roller on asko t761 dryer

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Usually whin you get one thump (or a quick double thump) you have a dent in the roller surface of the drum itself. Easiest way to check this is to unplug the unit and take the top off by removing the 3 torx screws in the rear, then lifting the top off. Once the top is off look at the very front edge of the drum as you rotate the whole thing by hand. If you see any irregularities on the surface, thats your problem. If you see nothing it could be a bad motor or roller, but its unlikely if its happening in the same place on the rotation evry time. What has usually happened with dents in the surface of the drum is that the unit was set down too hard (or dropped) and the wheels it rests on dented the metal they ride on. If thats the case the only solution is to replace the drum or live with it .Good Luck!

Posted on Mar 25, 2007

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The drum sits on two rollers, one of them might have broken like it happened to me. just replace it.

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