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LFitting drive belt to Hotpoint VTD00P tumble drier

Belt (number 1703666) appears to be too small to reach over the drive shaft...

Any suggestions would be helpful..

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  • Heathen Bob Apr 23, 2008

    My problem is the same. There seems to be no way of stretching the belt enought to fit over the drive shaft

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Boil the kettle...drop the belt in for a few minutes... hold the belt and put under ur feet.. stretch itttttttttttt!!!! a few times.. it will stretch believe it or not to approx another 1 to 2 inches.. then fit the belt.. it WILL be tight..and SHOULD be... little elbow grease to take it that last few centimetres and BINGO!!

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