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I Have a MDET336AYW Maytag electric dryer. It tumbles and gets hot but makes an awful screech like a bearing or something it going out of it. Can you help me get it a part and find the problem?

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Part 2 and 3 on this diagram are the glides and felt pad which are used to support the front of the drum and when worn out you will have metal to metal rubbing.

Part 17 is the drum support roller for the rear of the drum. You have two of them.

You'll have to determine where the noise is coming from to know which is the problem. Using the diagram for the cabinet you can remove the front to access other parts. http://www.appliancepartspros.com/partsearch/model.aspx?model_id=5174209&diagram_id=1362912#d1362912

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