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Dryer vibrates with exhaust hose attached

I have a GE Harmony electric dryer. The drum was replaced less than a month ago. It now makes a very loud vibration that sounds like it is coming from the back, near the bottom. When the exhaust hose is removed from the dryer, the noise stops. The exhaust hose appears clear and air is vented to the outside. Putting the hose back on the dryer causes the noise to return.

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Doubt this has anything to do with the drum replacement. Your model has an independent variable speed blower motor (not linked to the motor which turns the drum) and speeds up when it senses a vent restriction. You may have a problem with the vent motor or blower wheel, or just a vent restriction issue.

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I am having the same issue. Did you find the solution?

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