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Belt replacement kenmore 80 series, model 110-71804000. squealed then smelled like rubber and tumbler isn't turning. I think it's a belt but don't know how to change one.

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Visit youtube.com and type in Kenmore dryer repair. You'll find step by step instructional videos to service your unit.
BUT.... You've probably burned a belt, but this may only be a symptom of another problem. Something caused the belt to freeze up and burn on the motor pulley.
Check the roller bearings while it's apart... Make sure that the motor's turning free and all related rollers, pulleys etc are in good shape... save yourself from having to open it up twice..
Good luck and let me know how it goes.
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Posted on Jun 22, 2009

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