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

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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. ????

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can you turn the drum freely by hand?

Customer: replied 6 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 6 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

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