How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Bryan Your Own Question
Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 12156
Experience:  15 yrs. experience as a certified appliance technician.
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
Bryan is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Frigedaire stacked washer/dryer- washer works ok, dryer buzzes

This answer was rated:

Frigedaire stacked washer/dryer- washer works ok, dryer buzzes loudly when start button is pressed and will not start (at any setting). The buzzing is the same as when the dry time ends. ????

Hi,Welcome to Just Answer, My name is XXXXX XXXXX forward to helping you today. lets get started.


can you turn the drum freely by hand?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
yes, it is a little tight but turns ok.
ok, thats not good news, it means the motor is bad, the start windings inside the motor have failed, do you have a model # XXXXX I can look up the motor? thanks Bryan
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
OK, model # XXXXX

This is the motor,

Dryer drive motor with pulley

Manufacturer NumberNNN-NN-NNNNyou can order this at the following link, or if you wish use the manufacturer number above and you can search for it online and probably get it cheaper but I'm not sure I didnt check everywhere for it, hope this helps, thanks, Bryan

Bryan and other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you

Related Appliance Questions