Loud noise - missing baffle

ApplianceMaytag Dryer

Modelmde5500axw

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Nutdriver

Ron From Fresno, CA

Oct 14, 2010

4 out of 4 people found this instruction helpful

1 - unscrewed door
2 - made a mess because the directions did not work for my dryer
3 - figured it out = eventually
4 - popped loose the front panel
5 - unscrewed metal bars (that were holding the top down in the front)
6 - lift front like a hood on a car
7 - unscrew the rest of the front until the drum was loose and I could get to the felt strip
8 - glue new strip on where the old strip was = to the front and back plates that hold the drum
9 - put it back together :)

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Drum Felt Seal

Part Number: PS2035631

$8.07
In Stock

Tall Baffle

Part Number: PS2035811

$19.47
In Stock

Screw

Part Number: PS2036574

$4.46
In Stock