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Belt Change on a DE313 Maytag Dryer

I would like to know what must be dissassembled to change the belt and how to route the new belt on this dryer.
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Tim

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Hi welcome to Fixya

You must pop off the top of the dryer then remove the front after the front is off you can remove drum .
The belt goes around the drum and the motor pully and under the tentioner wheel after you get belt on replace front and top.

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