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Belt sliped off dryer

How do i put it back on

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  • vicpowell3 May 26, 2009

    the pulley came off and i don't know how to put it back



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If u can acess the motor there will be an idler pulley, usually with a spring that you will have to pull tight. Wrap the belt around the pulley, then the motor shaft. Release the pulley and try it.

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