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NVLR333ETOWB HOTPOINT DRYER EATING CLOTHES

The dryer gets clothes caught between the drum and the plastic part at the top of the dryer. I made sure that the bearing was okay in the back of the unit. What do I need to replac to repair the problem?

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John P. Dryer squeaks and pinches clothes
Hi, I have a GE electric dryer (model # DBXR453EV0WW). My clothes have been getting pinched and stuck in the top innerlip (inside of the bin behind the door.) This is causing holes and black crud on my clothes. I've found some solutions for some kind of felt sealer strip, but I don't see this in it's parts guide:

http://www.appliancepartspros.com/partsearch/model.aspx?model_id=206953

Anybody suggestions?

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  • roec Mar 27, 2009

    I have the same problem. It looks like the clothes have a small burn mark on them. Is this a fire hazzard/

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I have the same dryer doing the same thing. Open the door and take the two screws out and lift the top. Remove the two screws that hold the front on. Remove the front. On mine both the plastic parts that stay on the front when it is removed are cracked and needing replaced. I found over 20 buttons that the dryer had pulled off clothes stuck in the front door. I'm sure if it will be cost effective to buy both these parts or not.

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