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Drum not turning

I have a hotpoint aquarius vtdoo tumble dryer, the drum wont spin, disconnected belt, the motor will only start turning if you give it a spin with your fingures. I guess something in the motor is worn, can you replace anything in the motor like brushes ? New motors seem to be about £70 and a new machine is only £130

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    Have fitted a new capacitor and is now running as good as new (white cylindrical electrical component by motor)

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    h i have a hotpoint aquairs vtdoo start button very stiff to push in and then sticks in for a little while, any quick fixes

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No brushes in those motors you need new one or different dryer

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