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This is an electric dryer. Over the past week when

This is an whirlpool Electric Dryer Model LER5848. Over the past week when the dryer is turned on the motor starts as if it is under a heavy load and sometimes with a chirping sound. The motor will run for about 20 minutes and the stop before the cloths are dry.

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One of 3 things could be wrong/1)dry,tight motor bearings/2)drum bearing bad/3) bad motor windings,remove belt off drum and see if anything turns hard i.e. motor,drum each one isolated then run motor w/o drum belt on drum and see if motor gets overly warm or hot especially around the bearing ends

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