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The dryer will not start it makes a humming noise but nothing else

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I suspect the humming sound is the motor running. Further, I suspect you have a broken belt.

Remove the top and front of the machine. You will find a belt there - it is about 1/4 inch by (fill in how big your drum is).

You can get replacement from RepairClinic.com + their expert instruction on installation. Alternatively, there is probably somewhere in your town that has the part available.

If it it not the belt, your motor is probably stalled - DIFFERENT PROBLEM. Probably more economical to replace the machine.

I hope this works for you.

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Posted on Sep 27, 2009

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