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Maytag electric dryer. Tumbler won't turn.

My Maytag electric dryer is not working. The drying area heats up, but the tumbler does not turn. Is this a motor problem or broken belt?

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  • kerry_flynn2 Dec 08, 2008

    I took the front cover off of the dryer. It is the drive belt. Thanks for your help.

  • Anonymous Apr 20, 2009

    I opened the front cover however, the belt is not broken. What can the problem be, do you have any ideas. Please let me know.

    Thanks

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The first thing to check is the drive belt. you will need to turn the dryer on its side and look to see if the drive belt is broken. If this is o.k it will be the motor.

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