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EIMED60LT Dryer won't start

Power is connected and electronic controls are functional, drum turns freely by hand, just prior to the problem a shoe got wedged inside the drum and stopped rotation - this was corrected and restart was ok. Shoe got stuck again and the dryer paused itself again - restart attempt was unsuccessful - no the humming sound and no rotation of the drum when the start is pressed

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SOURCE: The Drum on my LG DLE2512W Dryer will not turn

no problem with motor or control board. fault is with the motor capacitor only. this is often attached to the motor or near it. the value of the capacitor will be printed on it (usually about 8uf) and you should be able to source from an electrical spares shop

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SOURCE: Rythmic thumping sound

probably the rear bearing or the drum shaft

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore 80 series dryer drum won't turn

ok you need to change the belt take model number off machine go to appliance shop get replacement belt open front of dryer belt goes around drum around pulley on motor then under tentioner pulley thank you for useing fixya please rate me

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SOURCE: press the start button on dryer, it hums but wont

Sounds like a weak motor. You'll have to get a new motor installed. They are fairly inexpensive and easy to install yourself on that type of machine if you are handy. Motor is located in the bottom right of the machine, attached to the drum belt through a small pulley underneath the drum next to the motor.

Posted on Dec 27, 2009

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This dryer has drum support rollers. There will always be two supporting the rear of the drum, and on some models there may be two supporting the front of the drum. The rollers must spin freely to work properly. If the roller axles are worn out the rollers may not spin freely which can overload the motor and the dryer stops. If the dryer stops mid-cycle, remove the belt and spin the drum, it should spin freely. If not, check the rollers and roller shafts.


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