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Comes on but drum does not turn

This is for my DLGX7188RM I had just replaced the lint trap assembly as it was broker now the dryer comes on but the drum does not turn

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It sounds like the belt is either off or is broken.
Open the door of the dryer and try to turn the drum with your hand. It should be a little hard to turn. If it is reall easy to turn the drum then the belt is either off or broke.

You can take off the top of the unit, and in the middle of the drum you should see the thin belt. It should be tight against the drum.

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  2. Using your screwdriver as a lever, insert it under the front right side of the dryer, between the top and the body. Press down to force the top slightly up from the body. Repeat this process on the left side, and lift the top off the dryer.
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3 Remove the lower panel from the dryer by inserting the screwdriver into each side and rotating to release the clips that hold it in place. Slide your phone book under the now-exposed dryer drum so that the drum will be supported.


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