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Duet gas dryer drum has peeling paint

We had our dryer for 5 years and the white paint inside the drum is peeling off this gets into the clothing and on the kids to me this seams like a problem thats going to get bigger ?? ..could this be caused from a internal fire ?? is this dangerous... thanks for your help Mine is less than 6 years old and I have rust bubbling up on the top only of my dryers. Side and front are fine, just the top section. Inside the door is half peeled off and blue, but the outside is fine.

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We have had Ge dryers for years and they all have had paint peal caused by snaps and zippers hitting it over time there are limit switches that should protect from excess heat and shut the dryer off. For a long time Ge laundry products were not very good quality in my opinion I am told they are better now. Just keep the lint screen clean to help air flow, my opinion is that it is more of a cosmetic problem than a safty one. When you can buy a kenmore or maytag.

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