Question about Dryers
This sounds more like two faults,, a motor fault and a bearing fault
if the bearings on the dryer drum have worn out and the drum is draging the sides of the dryer the poor old motor is working its hart out trying to turn the drum this is putting a lot of load on the motor and the motor is pulling a lot more amps to do the work,, this trips the trip in the fusebox good job too or the motor would catch fire! ,,,yes i did say "catch fire!!!" to test the drum bearings,
open the dryer door and see if you can lift the drum up if you can the bearings have worn out,,there should only be a small amount of lift in the drum
as for the motor,,,its had it now? its been cooked!
Posted on Aug 05, 2010
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 07, 2017 | Creda Ovens
Jul 01, 2017 | Washing Machines
Feb 05, 2011 | Creda W100FW Front Load Washer
May 26, 2010 | Washing Machines
Dec 31, 2009 | Creda Washing Machines
Aug 14, 2009 | Dryers
Jul 05, 2009 | Hotpoint WD62 Front Load Washer / Dryer
Dec 02, 2008 | Creda IWD12 Front Load Washer / Dryer
Sep 24, 2008 | Creda W120VW Front Load Washer
74 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!