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GE 5 Cycle Automatic Heavy Duty Extra Large loud noise

Dryer is heating and drying clothes but making a loud noise.. Started with a squeak and now is very loud noise.

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All ge dryers have a center bearing on the back side of the drum and drum glides on the frontside. The glides make a scrubbing sound when bad and the drum is hard to turn. The rear bearing does a squeak thang when the plastic bearing wears thin and begins to make metal to metal contact between drum mount and rear bulkhead mount. It is an easy fix but the drum gotta come out. here is my pictorial page that shows how with videos and repair pix:
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