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Whirlpool stackable dryer was working and stopped. Sounds like it's getting power when the button is pushed - Won't start/spin. The belt has been screeching for some time. Assume the belt has snapped or slipped. Home came with machine - Don't have manual. Can the dryer be opened to access the belt from the interior of the drum?

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Stacks vary, you may be able to access between washer and dryer... there is usually a panel there, but some do have the large acces panel in the back and yes you can access the belt... watch your fingers aroound the motor because when you put a new one on, the tension is very tight

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