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ASKO T721 dryer - Squeaking


Our dryer begins squeaking as soon at is heats up. We REALLY dont want to call a repairman for only a noise problem. Any suggestions woudl be appreciated.

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  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2008

    when i first turn on the dryer, it squeaks for about 30 seconds then stops, this is a maytag dryer that is about twenty years old.

  • wmjohnston Oct 22, 2008

    We have the same problem. Particularly aggravating because we live in a small condo - no escape from the squeaking!

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The dryer needs a service you need to replace the front rollers,jockey pulley and grease the jockey pin,check or replace the belt.remove the lint build up from the front frame and element assy.also check that the felt and rubber seal arond the front frame hasnt come out.you can replace it but its hard to get in and you may have to replace the front frame.i find its any easy repair but i see a lot of asko dryers (not because there bad they just need a service about every 5-7 years).hope this helps.

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