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Why does my dryer only spin when I manual turn the drum? It works fine but not with the start button? I hear noise but no turning at all until I give it shove.

Motor? or idler pulley? I cleaned belt and vacuumed inside.

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I would check the tension on the idler pulley first, may need a new spring.

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