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HiI have a Hoover 5030D Dryer 5.0kg.After half an hour of putting machine on, the clothes were not dry but cold which indicates to me that maybe the fan belt has gone.If I get a new one how and where do I attach it. Do I have to take (unscrew) the whole back off?Please help. redmodel

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  • SwaneyDee May 06, 2009

    I have a Hoover 5030D Dryer and when drying on the WARM setting it is just cold air HOWEVER it is working okay on the HOT setting.

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The heating element is probably burned out
you can remove the back and replace that :-)

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