Question about Kenmore Dryers

1 Answer

The belt popped How can I fix it without taking it to the shop?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Kenmore Master
  • 7,482 Answers

If you have to replace your drum belt and if you have a front loading machine.
First you will need to unplug your dryer from the electric.
Remove the front of the machine, this will expose the belt and drum, remove the drum and belt and this will expose the drum rollers, idler arm bracket with pulley, and motor with pulley.
While you have the drum out, I would also recommend that you lubricate the drum rollers at the shaft of the roller with a good grade of machine oil like 3 in One oil. This will save you problem later with the rollers getting noisy, also check your drum rollers for flat spots, if they have flat spots on them this will cause a noise like a thumping type noise. You will need to replace the drum rollers if they have flat spots on them.
Good luck,
I hope this helps

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

HOW TO CANGE BELT ON SIMPLICITY 9.8 VACUUM


This is pretty easy. Turn vac upside down, remove brush cover, brush with belt on it pops out on each side. You must get the exact replacement belt so take your model number and any other numbers to vacuum repair shop. The belt around brush then around motor spindle, replace brush and cover.

Jun 20, 2014 | Simplicity Vacuums

1 Answer

2003 softail deuce loose spark plug


Hi Anonymous, if the threads are stripped in the head they can be repaired without removing the head. I strongly recomend that you take your bike to your local dealer or reputable shop for repairs instead of trying to fix it yourself. Good luck

Apr 08, 2014 | 2003 Harley Davidson FXSTD Softail Deuce

1 Answer

Pacemaster Pro Plus treadmill popping fuse


You need to replace the walking belt. Don't use the machine until you've replaced that.

May 22, 2017 | Exercise & Fitness

1 Answer

My speedometer on 97 saturn doesnt work


MOST LIKELY THE CABLE, OR PINION GEAR AT TRANSMISSION! IT MAY HAVE JUST "POPPED" OUT OF TRANS...IT TAKES a little cable fishing to get it into pass. compartment, & you may have to pull speedo to connect to back

Feb 09, 2013 | Saturn Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

I had my window motor replaced because it died and got my car back from the shop and now my window makes a popping sound as its being rolled up or down. It never did this noise before I took it into t


Please try your best not to use the window until it is repaired.
The glass or the "regulator" is hitting something inside the door, and that may break something, any time soon.
If the shop that fixed it won't make it right, you need to 1) take it somewhere else, and 2) don't use that shop anymore!
P.S. they should not charge you to "make it right".

Jan 13, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I need to refit the v belt on my ford ikon 1,6 rocam please help me out with a diagram


GO TO THIS LINK. At 2min 38 sec. it shows the belt layout http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=nsvDcUG_eo4

Incase you can't here goes. Clock wise. Power steering, altenator, idler pulley, air con, cranck, tensioner, water pump back to power steering. Little space and quite tricky to get belt over all the pulleys without it popping of somewhere. I also have a problem with the belt supplied by spare shops. 6pk2100, its to small. at least on mine.

Dec 14, 2012 | Ford Focus Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I just had serpentine belt and another belt replaced in 2000 protege and now when I come to a stop it feels like it is going to stall out.


if this was done at a shop take it back and they by law need to fix it without charge. if not dont by a repair shop, try making sure the belt tentioner is not too tight, the car could be struggling to pull the belt. when you hit your break not only are you slowing your tires but your making the engine slow itself, putting more torque on the pulleys.

Dec 22, 2010 | 2000 Mazda Protege

1 Answer

Should i take the back off to fix belt? will the


Belts are usually replaced fromt eh back service panel, but often it helps if you "pop the top". Put a screw driver in the seam at the front corners and pop the top upward. It will hinge at the back.

Dec 12, 2009 | Maytag PYE2300AY Electric Dryer

1 Answer

Looking for a belt for G.E tumble dryer, model no: TL22PG. cant see code on belt as it is shredded.


take you model number to repair shop they will know
The belt can be replaced as follows.
1 remove top and front of dryer shell
2 belt goes around drum around motor pully then under tentioner wheel
3 replace front and top of dryer
(top pops off use a slotted screw driver)
Thanx for using Fixya Please take your time to rate me

Jun 09, 2009 | Dryers

1 Answer

2004 Subaru Outback AC belt is broken


well you could try to fix it yourself but it shouldn't cost too much to have it done at a shop i'd say no more than a hundred I have a 99 impreza and changed the belt in less than 10 mins

Apr 12, 2009 | 2004 Subaru Outback

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dryers Logo

Related Topics:

30 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kenmore Dryers Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Sal DeAngelo

Level 3 Expert

2180 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3074 Answers

Are you a Kenmore Dryer Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...