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My maytag performa dryer is drying clothes fine and the drum is tumbling the clothes, but it is making a horrible noise. When you turn the dryer on you can hear something inside the dryer unit tumbling freely. Like something fell off and is tumbling inside. How do I open the unit and should I be worried about a fire starting? Do you have any thoughts as to what this noise could be?

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