***How to fix:
Well my AV1 has a very mild cough (same problem) and if I wanted to try a home fix would try "the unscrewing the bottom plate method", and apparently using a torch you can see a brass flywheel (going from memory of reading about it) and add a drop of oil near that.
Something like this in German (some pictures), but there is an English version I've seen:-
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