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dehumidifier 580.54701 rattles or bangs but no idea what is

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dehumidifier 580.54701 rattles or bangs but no idea what is doing it. Related to fan?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 7 years ago.
please remember we are not in your home to do the repair or test our self and cant always be 100% and can always overlook something / thanks

does it make the banging noise when it shuts down or start up?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
whenever running. sounds like something is hitting something
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 7 years ago.
so its not a hammering sound?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
don't know. could be hammer on case. can't see.
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 7 years ago.
does it do this all the time its running?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Yes! My guess is it is fan related.
Expert:  Appliance Tech Larry replied 7 years ago.
mind too ,, remove the cabinet and check the fan to see if it may have busted or loose and replace it if needed ,, the part number for the fan it 5900A20007A and cost about $7 and here is a link you can order it from / thanks

http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdi rect/showPart.pd?partNumber=5900A20007A&productGroupId=0042&supplierId=580&brandId=x&documentId=50024172&keySuffixId=NA&modelNumber=x&keyId=5-B&pageId=00002&productTypeId=x&searchModelNumber=58054701400&subCompDesc=Cycle%20parts&brandDesc=KENMORE&modelDesc=DEHUMIDIFIER&pathTaken=partSearch&blt=11
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