My tumble dryer is making a grinding noise when it turns one way only.Yes i would describe it as a scrapping noise when i turn it by hand it feels slightly as though the drum is rubbing on something.Hi there my dryer is making a strange noise.It tumbles and rotates fine but there seems to be a noise which iis hard to describe but is.
Dryer makes a loud rubbing and scraping noise when the drum rotates clockwise.Seems to turn freely when it changes to counterclockwise rotation with little to no noise.Is this a bearing problem.
Drum roller.It is very common for dryer drum rollers to wear out.If the dryer makes noise, particularly a loud rumbling noise, one or more of the rollers may be worn out.After removing the drum from the dryer, inspect the rollers.If one is worn out replace all of them at the same time as a preventative measure.Drum roller axle.
The thumping noise itself is caused by air getting into the drum through the broken seal.Over time, this problem can damage your clothes if they get caught in the seal and can cause major damage to your dryer.To diagnose a damaged drum seal, open the dryer up and take out the drum.
Model lew0050pq3, this small 24 inch electric dryer had started to make a rubbing sound while in use.The noise seemed to come and go while in use, but was definitely getting worse with time.Due to its location inside a closet, and stacked on top of the washer, it was difficult to determine the source of the noise, so read more.