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Just moved, dryer won't tumble with a load. Error code PF

Just moved and set up dryer, Attached gas line and vent added a load of clothes and machine began clicking when I pressed the start button and showed PF on display. I removed clothes and tried again with the machine empty after a few clicks dryer began to tumble and heated up like normal. Tried the load again and the machine just clicked repeatedly again and wouldn't start up. Could this be a leveling problem or a belt slipping? The tumbler appears to be rubbing inside when I attempt to turn the drum manually. How do I get a look inside the dryer to check the belt?

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Did it get tipped in the move? I don't know about the specific model of Maytag, but on my old Kenmore the belt that ran the drum also had a wheel and kind of like a pulley that it had to seated on in order for the belt to stay centered on the drum and turn properly.I don't know how you get the shell off the front to get at the drum, the Kenmore had screws that you had to take out and lift the control panel off and then back to get at the inside. Sorry

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