I have an older Maytag Dryer (probably about 10 yrs old or so). Last weekend it started acting up. I would go to start it and it seemed a little strange, a little different noise and kind of slow to start. It would run for a few seconds then stop. I would press the start button again, again it would make a sort of buzzy noise but would start but stop a few seconds later. I changed the setting to the timed dryer setting and held the button in this time. It started (again with the buzzy noise) but this time stayed on after I let the button go (probably held in like 15 seconds). I used it Wednesday and didn't really have problems, it did make a little different noise while starting but ran after it started. I went to use this morning, when I pressed the button to start it made a buzzy noise as I held the start button waiting for it to kick on. It didn't and after about 5 seconds of the buzzy noise it stopped and did nothing. It is pretty much dead I guess, no noises and didn't start. Does it sound like the start button or maybe the motor?
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if your slides went bad, theres a good chance your drum was out of alignment it probably gotr worn on the back side and is now gringing when in the right position......
the good part here is the tumbler carries a ten year warrenty
You have one of two problems going on. Your fan is spinning at hitting the sides. Or your compressor is shot which seems to be more the problem and even though it is cold the humming sound is a warning for you that the compressor is shot and it is more affordable to replace the fridge then the compressor. Sometimes compressor can cost more then the fridge.
during the process of moving your dryer, it sounds like the drum became dislodged. With the dryer off, open the door and try to move the drum by hand, if it sounds like something is 'dragging' them the drum is off its bearings. IF it is, the quickest way to get help to take it apart is go online to youtub, type in your dryers name and model number and ask how to replace drum
It will rattle slightly, this is normal. The ones that are burned out will sound like they have gravel in them, you can defininely tell something is wrong.
The problem with diagnosing Kenmore fridges with this problem is that there are different manufacturers. Yours is built by Frigidaire and probably has a Tecumseh compressor. We find more failed compressors with the Tecumsehs than we do with the models that have Embraco compressors. The models with Embraco's generally have more relay failures.
You should not hear the buzz/hum at startup. You will need to replace the compressor, which will be replaced at no charge to you if it is less than 5 yrs old.
If it is older than 5 yrs, you can have it replaced, but it will be almost as expensive as a new fridge. You can buy an aftermarket start device called a 3-in-1. This has a start capacitor built in to give it a little more boost on start up. I don't recommend using them unless it is a short term fix until the compressor can be replaced or if it is out of warranty and there is nothing to lose anyway.