Noisy - Clothes getting stuck between drum and bulkhead

ApplianceAmana Dryer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver

Jeffrey From Medina, OH

Nov 04, 2009

62 out of 73 people found this instruction helpful

1) Removed lower panel
2) Removed door
3) Removed Front Panel - removed connectors from switch and marked connections
4) Removed Front Bulkhead
5) Glides and Felt pads were missing, and brackets were nearly worn through
6) Removed and Replaced old brackets
7) Attached self-adhesive felt pads
8) Attached Drum Glides
9) Removed old felt seal
10) Glued new felt seal in place with 5-min epoxy
11) Allowed Epoxy to set and stop stinking
12) Re-attached front bulkhead
13) Re-attached remaining parts

Dryer works great, is quiet again, and no longer eats clothes!!!!!!

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Cylinder Glide Bracket

Part Number: PS2039403

In Stock

Cylinder Felt Seal

Part Number: PS2039485

In Stock

Drum Glide

Part Number: PS2039613

In Stock

Single Felt Pad

Part Number: PS2045752

In Stock