loud squeaking noise from dryer

ApplianceFrigidaire Dryer

Modelglet1031cs0

Level of DifficultyDifficult

Time to do repairMore than 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Nutdriver
Screw drivers

Matt From San Leandro, CA

Oct 27, 2011

73 out of 139 people found this instruction helpful

This is a combo washer/dryer. First, I replaced the Idler Arm pulley but the noise didn't stop - it was easy to replace with two screws holding a access panel door in the back of the unit. Next I had to take off the front of the dryer unit to access the drum bearing and replace the dryer belt. There were many screws and electrical connections to remove. After replacing the drum bearing, there was a plate on the back that had to be held while attaching the screws from the front. Since I was alone, I taped the plate in place to hold it while I attached the screws.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Drum Support Bearing

Part Number: PS418807

$2.77
In Stock

Idler Arm and Pulley

Part Number: PS418899

$27.54
In Stock

Rotary Knob

Part Number: PS2330889

$8.16
In Stock

Multi-Rib Drum Belt

Part Number: PS3408299

$10.26
In Stock