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I have a similiar dryer to the GE DBXR463EBWW , it may be the same. I can only remember the last few letters of the model number. It makes a strange noise when it turns, almost like it is having trouble turning but the speed appears the same. It stopped turning all together so I unplugged it from the wall and when I did it blew the breaker. I inspected the wiring and plugged it back into the wall and it started working again but with the same noise so we have not ran it since.

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Hi thanks for the question on the ge dryer the blower loosens off the motor shaft and then rubs on the front to check disconnect power open door a few screws on the inside of floor top remove screws lift top remove 2 screws on inside of front remove front set aside blower is on left see if the blower is too far forward if so loosen 3/8 nut push blower back tighten the nut good and tight re assemble and try te dryer thanks the appliance doc

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