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Squeeky dryer My dryer dries the clothes fine but it squeeks very loudly during the entire cycle. What do you think the problem is?

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Typically what happens is over time the back drum supports wear out. Once they have worn thin the drum rides on the bare metal portion of the support and you get the "annoying" speek sound. Or if the supports are the roller bearing type, the bearing fails and it generates the noise.
Anyway, the supports or rollers are inexpensive to replace and not very difficult.
If you want to tackle the problem, let me know.
Good luck.
Regards,

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Noise is due to friction caused by the fan blades touching the motor casing..

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