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Belt keeps coming off my candy ce104 - Washing Machines

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  • louised922 Jul 02, 2008

    Thanks DickyIV1, it appears to be a new belt and very hard to get back on but you can see when you manually turn the drum that it's just working it's way off. It appears that the drum and the thing it also attaches to aren't in line anymore ?

    would this mean new bearings ?

    appreciate your thoughts !



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If the belt is old it might have stretched or be wearing out. The cheapest solution would be to try a new one first before anything else.

If the drum bearings are worn then it might be wobbling around and that could be throwing it off.

Hope this helps. If so,I'd appreciate a rating for my solution. If it doesn't, feel free to add a comment with extra info and I'll try to think of something else.

Thanks, D

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  • Richard Raynor Jul 02, 2008


    If the two wheels that the belt turns on are not aligned any more, yes it's bound to fall off ! So we need to figure out which has moved. But first of all, does the belt have grooves in it on the inside? If so, the pulley on the motor will also have grooves, probably more than on the belt, so you can choose the "best" set of grooves to line up with the big wheel on the drum.

    Failing that, with the belt off, you could check by hand to find out if the rotating drum will move forwards and backwards inside the fixed drum, by which I mean will the inner drum move towards and away from the loading door? If so, then the drum bearing must be suspect.

    Also check the pulley on the drive motor to find out if that will slide along its shaft. It's got to be one or the other.

    I'm assuming that the machine used to work OK and only developed this fault recently.

    Let me know what you find. Thanks, D



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