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Noisy dryer I have had model DLG330RAW gas dryer for five years. Two weeks ago it started making noise as if coins were tossing around in the drum. It has started getting worse. It isn't the clothing buttons or zippers as it still makes the noise when drying towels. Thank you, Libbey

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    model LDE4914ACE, About 3 weeks ago dryer started making loud grinding noises and this past week has started leaving black streaks all over the clothes. The black streaks are not there when they come out of washer. Do you know what would be causing this?

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Tis possible that cons have gotten stuck within the veins( tub paddles) of the dryer drum, if thats the case youlll be able to rotate the drum around by hand and actually hear them tumble around as you turn them around.if thats the case tou will need to unscrew the tub baffles from the outside of the drum remove debris and resecure.DISCONNECT POWER SUPPLY
first remove 2 5/16 screws holding the lower access panel. and behind that panel 2 more 5/16 screws. lift that panel foward and it will release from under the main lid(2 clips holdin it in). mark the 3 wiresd and disconnect the door switch.2 final 5/16 screws in either corner is holding the main lid assy down, remove them and your able to flip the main top back. you now have access to the outside of the drum all you need to do is rotate around find the screws holding baffles and clean them out

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