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I hear rattling when the dryer runs, even when it's empty. I'm pretty sure there's loose change stuck under the baffle (fin inside the dryer). How do I get inside the dryer to remove the baffle?

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  • m6soto Mar 23, 2011

    Fantastic! I had been hunting around the web for info on how to get inside...That first vid link did just perfect. Thanks kdrake84!

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You will need to decide which video fits your machine appearance.

This video will show you how to take apart your dryer and change your belt if the lint trap is on top of your dryerhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CFnXwmUb4f4

This video will show you how to take apart your dryer and change your belt if the lint trap is inside of your door. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtATa0a28bE

This video will show you how to take your dryer apart and change your belt with the control panel in the front side panel rhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zpUqCrLaI7g

If you happen to run into an issue with your belt and pulley configuration all the diagrams are here click on the linkhttp://www.repairclinic.com/Dryer-Belt-Diagrams

How to change the baffles click on the link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FXcveP1_aXU

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    Keith Drake Mar 23, 2011

    That is great! That is why we are here. We like helping people.

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