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New belt but drum still won't turn

My husband put a new belt on the maytag performa dryer. The drum will turn slowly when there aren't any clothes in it, but when you add clothes it will not turn. When you have the front cover on, the drum looks loose, but if you shake it, it seems snug. I desperately need my dryer! Please, please help us.

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Make sure that he put the tensioner on the right way with the spring it will make the belt really tight !This is sometimes hard to do because the spring will bite you if your not careful !!

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