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Why don't the hands on my chime clock move ?

I initially got the time set on my Tochigi Tokei Westminster. Thanks to the advice I got from this site! So now it keeps pretty good time because it chimes the right amount of chimes when it is supposed to, but the hands don't move. So I would just like a little advice before I start taking the hands off or tearing anything apart. Thanks for being out there.

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