Dryer started making a horrile squeeling noise. Can not stand to be in the same room with it. Clothes seem to be drying fine if you can bear the noise. Maytag Performa. Not very old, only a year or year and a half.
This is normally a problem with rollers that have gotten dry bearings , take the drum out check the rollers if they turn hard or act sticky you may clean them up and and oil with turbine oil , do not use wd-40 or 3in 1 as these will dry the bearing, check the idler pulley while you have this apart also oiling it if need be
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Hello there the dryer drum rests on rollers that keep it aglinged and straight if one of these rollers start to wear out this will make the dryer drum misalign which in turn will make the dryer squeel also if the belt is starting to wear this will make it make noises too so i would suggest first opening up the back ofthe dryer and looking at the rollers and seeing if their is any wear from the belt or the rollers and if they are in need of replace ment replace the worn out part ok Best regards richard