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Drum Loose on Kenmore 70 electric dryer

My dryer was giving a buzzing noise and cutting off mid cycle. Following instructions from this forum (which were excellent by the way), I disassembled, cleaned the motor endbells, realigned the tensioner, and reassembled the dryer.

Everything seemed fine, but now it seems that the drum will come "off track" when I turn it manually from inside. The dryer will run fine.

I've double checked and everything seems to be reassembled correctly. But I'm pretty sure the drum shouldn't come "off track" like this.

What have I missed?

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