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I have a kenmore elite top load washer, can not find paperwork or model # on machine. It will not spin clothes dry. I believe the belt just needs tightening but I have never done so. what are your thoughts and how do I get to the motor?

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There is a metal plate giving the Make, Model No and the serial no and other details either at the bottom of rear cover plate OR at the top. Also, the details of the machine are always given on the Sales invoice/receipt. If you have misplaced/lost it you can go back to the retailer from whom you purchased the machine and get these details. If the machine is not spinning the clothes dry then the problem is not with the belt it is the programming in control panel which you can not do it yourself. This requires change of control panel. For that you have to contact the service representative in your area and get the needful done. You can approach the belt by opening the back cover and below the drum is the motor and the belt which can be seen easily.

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