Question about Maytag Dryers
Most dryers are tension idler pulley directed but must first go around the grooved pulley on the motor shaft. make sure the idler goes on the smooth side of the belt and the grooved side of the belt is in the grooves on the motor shaft.
Posted on Oct 22, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
You can find the belt routing for your Maytag here:
If it won't tension, perhaps you have the wrong belt. The correct belt can be purchased from your local source or this website.
For those of you with other Brands of dryers start here:
Note: After unplugging dryer; The belts for most regular dryers are accessed by removing the front panel.
Wash and Dry and put the clothes line away!
Posted on Apr 25, 2009
No don't lube the idler pulley replace it. There are videos at www.appliancehelponline.com/servicemanual.html that can walk you thru the disassembly and also on replacing the belt. You can also enter in your model # for diagrams and illustrations.
Posted on Apr 09, 2010
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Mar 29, 2016 | Frigidaire Washing Machines
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sound from the dryer comes when the belt is either broken or worn out, before
replacing the belt also check the idler pulley because if that is bad then it
also needs replacement with the belt. Please get back to me if you have any
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