Dryer tub rollers making loud noise. Dryer would not dry on automatic cycle.

ApplianceMaytag Dryer


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Wrench set
Screw drivers

Nat From Baton Rouge, LA

Apr 26, 2010

22 out of 707 people found this instruction helpful

Disconnected dryer, took off front, took off screen housing, took belt off pulley and lifted out tub. Removed snap rings from roller shaft and removed rollers. Then removed roller shafts. Reversed procedure and added new shafts, rollers, washers, nuts and snap rings. Put tub in and put belt on pulley. Replaced auto dry sensor before replacing lint screen housing and connected wiring. Put front on and connented dryer. Be very careful when working with roller shafts. My wrench slipped and I ended up with 8 stitches in my right hand. The sheetmetal is sharp!

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Retaining Ring

Part Number: PS401591

In Stock

Drum Support Roller Kit

Part Number: PS1570070

In Stock

Automatic Dry Sensor with Mounting Screws

Part Number: PS1595603

In Stock

Drum Roller Shaft Washer

Part Number: PS2031959

In Stock

Roller Shaft Hex Nut

Part Number: PS2035395

In Stock

Roller Shaft

Part Number: PS2347258

In Stock