sim.plified.com

Chris Pollock

Chris Pollock - web developer & ecommerce entrepreneur
undivided… my thoughts on world, family, church, business, technology and Jesus Christ (all in all)

If your dryer sounds like its grinding metal on metal, then it probably is!

CIMG5955

 

CIMG5957

Our family has been tormented by a metal on metal sound from our dryer for months.  It suddenly got worse and my wife wanted it fixed.  I delved into home appliance repair heads first deconstructing my dryer to find the culprit.  Props to my wife who did the research online to find the possible problem.  Our problem was that the back bearing was none existent (who knows how long its been gone) and then support axle was running metal on metal again the bracket.  You can tell from the pictures that it had been going on for quite some time.

I've got hand it to GE, despite all this carnage inside the dryer, it was still functioning quite well (just a little noisy).  I was also pleased to find out that inside a dryer is not a mangled mess of wires and equipment but a very straight forward system that I am sure just about any man with a mechanical mind could figure out (so save yourself the service call).  

I also want to express appreciation to the helpful people Affordable Appliance Service: http://www.affordableappliance.com  They helped my wife initially determine what the problem might be and they sent us a replacement part at a very good price and very quickly. 

Things I see

Yup. I live with seven children :)Mimi school. My mom spends 6 hours a week in Skype w the four oldest boys working with them on reading and writing. So thankful for her help!!Happy bath face.An up close look at something we've never seen at #highlandparkSuch a deep pink color! Would love to know what these are. Need some late summer blooms in our yard that aren't white. #highlandparkAny one know what these are? At #highlandpark today. They're like fall blooming bulbs. They're over by the ginkgo trees. #bestofrochester #bestofrocThat's lots if boys. Pollocks +1 #lifewithboysFire weatherBaby armchair.MatchingAri's legs have gone missing too!! #lifewithboysCaleb has lost his legs somewhere. #lifewithboysGot our money's worth out of this water. Results of burry-ing going on in back yard. #lifewithboysCity folk in the country #beingthechurchLet's ride!

Chris Pollock

Web Developer - proficient in both PHP and ASP.NET.
Rochester, New York

View my web developement site.

View Chris Pollock's LinkedIn profile

My Pictures

Yup. I live with seven children :)Mimi school. My mom spends 6 hours a week in Skype w the four oldest boys working with them on reading and writing. So thankful for her help!!Happy bath face.An up close look at something we've never seen at #highlandparkSuch a deep pink color! Would love to know what these are. Need some late summer blooms in our yard that aren't white. #highlandparkAny one know what these are? At #highlandpark today. They're like fall blooming bulbs. They're over by the ginkgo trees. #bestofrochester #bestofrocThat's lots if boys. Pollocks +1 #lifewithboysFire weatherBaby armchair.MatchingAri's legs have gone missing too!! #lifewithboysCaleb has lost his legs somewhere. #lifewithboysGot our money's worth out of this water. Results of burry-ing going on in back yard. #lifewithboysCity folk in the country #beingthechurchLet's ride!