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Loud rumbling noise with slight vibration

GE DBXR463ED2CC Electric Dryer makes loud rumbling noise when running. Noise does NOT stop after unit is warmed up. Everything else works fine on unit. It sounds and feels as if unit has a huge industrial grade motor now.

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Normally the noise you hear is caused by the drum rollers having flat spots on them or needing lubricant.
If this is what is wrong It will make a kind of thumping noise.
When they need lubricant they will normally make a squealing noise also. You would lube the shaft and bearing area of the roller, using a good machine oil...something like "3 in One" oil.

Posted on Sep 26, 2009

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