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The pulley fell off and I don't know where it goes? My belt is fine, need instruction on how to repair and how to get the dryer apart to repair it.

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Take top off and front the pully wheel goes on the side of the wall you will see when you open up what side it came off of . thanx for using fix ya

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http://www.applianceaid.com/images/belt-config.JPG

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