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Whirlpool Duet WED8500SRO squeaking

Turning on my dryer it will start this high squealing sound

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SOURCE: Whirlpool Duet Electric Dryer will not get hot

Here are the source codes that pop up on the dryer with the "fix" PF Power failure "PF" flashes to indicate that a power failure occurred while the dryer was running. Press HOLD TO START to continue the cycle, or press OFF/Pause to clear the display. E1 Thermistor open Replace thermistor if found defective E2 Thermistor shorted Replace thermistor if found defective

Posted on Sep 13, 2007

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SOURCE: Dryer makes a loud squeaking/squealing noise while drying.

If the dryer model number begins with 417, the drum is supported by a ball bearing in back, and a seal and glides up front. Often, the bearing will become very dry, either from years of use, or from excessive lint blowing up into the bearing. If the bearing isn't cracked or otherwise noticeably bad, you can usually solve the issue simply by lubing the bearing with a high temp grease. While the machine is apart...(a major pain in the butt), make sure to check the condition of the seal and glides on the front panel, and replace the belt if it looks at all cracked or frayed.
If this dryer is not a 417 and/or does not have a rear bearing, it's best to get a maintainance kit (belt, idler pulley and drum rollers) and install all the aforementioned parts, as they are the most likely source of screech. Also, check the motor by spinning the shaft manually with the belt off....if that is squeeking, it's motor
time.

Posted on Jan 17, 2008

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SOURCE: Door reversal for Whirlpool Duet

there is no reversing the door on the washer. the door on the dryer can be reversed and with the execption of a few of the earlier models no kit is required(even then was just a trim kit). is switching theposition of the 2 appliances an option?? as far as wsher vibrating through house heres a new product receiving great response http://www.keshakeaway.com/servlet/StoreFront

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SOURCE: whirlpool duet dryer

look to the furthest right set of buttons, the lowest button on the furthest right column is marked as control lock, press it for 3-5 secs and it will unlock your controls

Posted on Apr 04, 2008

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SOURCE: Whirlpool stackable washer/dryer. Dryer squealing

Could be the idler pulley, or the dryer seals.

Posted on Dec 16, 2008

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