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Dryer is working but wont tumbel

I just got a used stackable and it worked fine then the dryer stoped tumbling.  Could it be the belt.... it was making a banging noising while it was going around then a big bang and stopped moving.

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Sounds like another problem occured causing your belt to either break or slip off the motor

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