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I have a GE DX4500EE1WW electric dryer. Over the weekend it stopped working. If you turn the start dial you can hear it hum so I know it's getting power but the drum won't turn. I've tried it on every setting. Could it be the belt?

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MOST LIKELY A BAD MOTOR OR SOMETHING CAUGHT IN THE BLOWER WHEEL. UNPLUG UNIT, TAKE TOP PANEL OFF AND THEN FRONT PANEL. PULL THE DRUM AND BELT OUT AND LOOK INTO BLOWER HOUSING FOR RESTRICTION AND SEE IF YOU CAN TURN MOTOR BY HAND.

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