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Dcvh680ejbb does not spin, makes buzzing sound

My Dcvh680ejbb GE electric dryer does not spin any longer, when I push start it makes a buzzing sound continuously.

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i feel it is loose connection issue,

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most of the time when the syary button just busses it means the motor is gone,you can take it apart and clean and lube itmake sure nothing stuck in it,let me know if you need more help-mike

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Posted on May 06, 2009

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Your problem sounds like drum rollers is in need of lubrication.
If you have a front loading machine, Unplug the dryer, remove the front of the dryer. This will expose the drum and belt, remove the drum and belt and this will expose the drum rollers.
Check your rollers for flat spots, if they have flat spots on them replace them.
If they don't then they probably only need lubrication. Lubricate the shaft of the rollers with a good grade of machine oil such as 3 in One oil. Reassemble the dryer, plug back in. This should solve your noise problem.
Good Luck,
I hope this helps

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michael00256 (that's a great name by the way). several things could be going on. If you can gain access inside the cabinet, you'll need to do that.
http://www.do-it-yourself-washing-machine-and-dryer-repair-help.com/take-apart-GEelectricgasdryer.html here's some video help that should tell you what you need to know.
http://www.do-it-yourself-washing-machine-and-dryer-repair-help.com/GE-HP-dryer-is-not-tumbling.html here is also a link that should tell you exactly what you need to check.
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If you get this far and still have not solve your problem, please contact me. My name is Mike, and I would be more than happy to help you out in solving this problem.
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