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Loud noise when dryer is running, forgot to put lint screen in

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  • mjchenier Jun 19, 2009

    brand new dryer (3mos old) sounds like a loud rattle like something got in there.... can I pop the back off and check for something blocking or stuck somewhere

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If it is a loud squeaking noise, the rear bearing may need cleaning.

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Forgot lint trap, dryer making noise immediately after. Cleaned vent and blower wheel and housing- still making noise. What else could it be??


If its like a grateing metal on metal it sounds like the rear bearing has worn through which is quite common.
hope this helps a bit

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Makes a loud noise when running


DRYER MAKES NOISES.

A loose or worn BELT can make funny noises
Or the idler pulley that puts tension on the dryer drum drive belt could be worn out. If the pulley is bad we recommend also replacing the belt.

The glides on drum worn and making metal to metal contact.
The drum slides or glides support the front of the drum. As the drum rotates over the years, the glides wear out and then the dryer makes noise. Replace all of the glides as a set if they are worn out.

CHECK FOR LOOSE BELLOES inside the drum

Sometimes an item can get stuck inbetween the drum and the housing and scrape and grind making funny noises, things like coins, bra wire, nails, hair pins, etc sometimes u can just remove the cabinet and observe by turning the drum by hand or looking for scratch or scrape marks on housing.

The blower:

Clumps of lint, socks, and other small articles of clothing can get past the lint filter and into the blower wheel. If the dryer makes noise, and the noise seems to be at a very fast pace, there might be something caught in the blower wheel. In addition, the blower wheel sleeve might be worn out, allowing the blower wheel to wobble on the motor shaft. If this happens, replace the blower wheel.

The bearings:
The drum bearing supports the rear of the dryer drum. If the dryer makes noise this bearing might be worn out. Replace the bearing if it is worn out. Do not lubricate the bearing, the lubrication will attract lint and dirt and accelerate the wearing process.
The bearings TEST by moving drum by hand u may be able to feel loose or rough movement. And listen to sounds when turning it.

The drum rollers or castors:

It is very common for dryer drum rollers to wear out. If the dryer makes noise, particularly a loud rumbling noise, one or more of the rollers may be worn out. After removing the drum from the dryer, inspect the rollers.
Check for cracks, dryness, or damage and not engaging drum properly. Sometimes u can use high density LITHIUM BASE gear grease to re oil/grease them.
GOD IS GOOD !!!!

Apr 23, 2016 | Dryers

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Forgot to put the lint trap back into LG Ventless Dryer DLEC855W. Clothing might have gotten stuck inside. Dryer now making grinding noise and drum is moving slowly. Is it time to call a repairman?


The filter simply allows the dryer air to pass through and trap the lint so it will not collect in the exit tube or on the outer vent parts. If anything, the clothes inside the bin will just spin around and be there when you finish. The noise inside the dryer could be from something that was in the pant or shirt pocket and was floating around.

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Maytag Legacy series dryer making loud noise. Sounds like something flapping.


A common problem on these dryers is the blower wheel itself will wobble out and make noises. Pop the top with a putty knife then remove the front panel. Check the blower housing for looseness.or something in it. I worked on a monkey wards dryer with a bad blower wheel and made crappy movie on my phone:

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Making a terrible noise


its cloged or the pad behind it is burned up

Jan 25, 2012 | LG DLEX7177 Dryer

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Forgot the lint screen


they are in the blower wheel duct,take the bottom panel off and take the duct off and you'll find you socks,you should also take that off once and a while and clean the lint out of it

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Pkg of cat treats fell into lint shoot


Unplug the dryer. Remove the 2 screws at the lint filter location. Remove the rear panel, remove the air vent on the back left side
Use a vacuum to remove the treats.

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LOUD NOISE WHILE DRYING


remove the back cover that covers the lint trap. there is a fan blade back there and some foreign object is probably hitting the fan blade

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belt broke remove 2 screws under lint screen release clips under edge of top on each corner by pressing in with putty knife..lift top remove screws upper corners each side top ..disconnect door switch connector lift front off install 341241 belt per diagram on bag

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