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#1 Patricio

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 07:17 PM

New dryer to me.  LG Dryer made loud pop & quit running.  Going tomorrow to examine.  Not even sure how to open it up.   Suggestions?  Patricio


I see says the blind man, leading a lame dog, while talking to a deaf person. In other words, Not liable if you choose to follow my opinion.
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#2 john63

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 09:25 PM

<<<LG Dryer made loud pop & quit running>>>

 

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Too little information :)

 

LOUD BANG---BUT CONTROL PANEL LIGHTS WORK...

 

Broken Belt

 

Object/obstruction in Blower Housing

 

Drum Rollers worn/Tub making contact with other components

 

Tar-Like sheathing on the drum coming off---and snagged on the Motor or Heater Housing

 

 

LOUD BANG---DRYER COMPLETELY DEAD/NO ACTIVITY ALL

 

Burned/damaged Power Cord/Terminal Block

 

Obliterated Main Board (and/or Display Board)---Massive electrical surge---usually during lightning storm or failed neighborhood Power LineTransformer


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Posted 19 March 2013 - 08:22 PM

Broken belt, very lint built up dryer. 

Going to replace 2 front rollers, belt, & idle pully & charge flate rate book price $218.35.

  Book price for just belt is &199.85.  not as much profit, extra $20 for the pully & 2 rollers I think is going to be little more, but as I explained to customer  New drive train & suspension parts sweeten the repair.  Plus they's gettin lint cleaning to boot.  

 

Sounds like good deal to me for customer & above & beyond great old fashion service toos me.  :thumbsup:   patricio,  thanks for the help.


Edited by Patricio, 19 March 2013 - 08:24 PM.

I see says the blind man, leading a lame dog, while talking to a deaf person. In other words, Not liable if you choose to follow my opinion.
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