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Clunking sound on dryer

I have a Maytag dryer - Model# LP37304ACE that is about 10-11 years old. It started making a "clunking" sound when we start up the dryer. It's very apparent at first, then isn't as bad once the cycle gets going. The dryer is still working. Do you know what is going on? Thanks, LS

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Remove the front panel and check the blower wheel attached to the motor.
It may need replacing.
Possibly lint and debris blocking it.

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