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Maytag neptune dryer making load noise seems unbalanced

Inside the dryer it looks like there might be some belt residue. Black flakes almost looks like asphalt roof shingle pieces.
How do you service the belt and how do you access it.
model MDE3000AYW
style # 47876516
serial # 13243154uz

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Sounds more like the dryer drum seal is deteriorating.
If the dryer tumbles the belt is intact.
To access the belt.
Open the door.
Remove 4 screws on right and left side of the door opening.
Raise the door on the hinge side and remove it.
Pull the front panel forward and remove it.
From there you can see what to do next.

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