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I have a broken drum belt,but I don't see how to put the new one on.I see where it goes,but unable to figure out where and how to start it. Whirlpool LEN2000KQ Electic Dryer

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Before replacing the belt, purchase a new idler assembly, the one in there is what caused the belt to fail so soon.
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Replacing the belt with one person takes a little practice as you have to hold the drum in place while holding the pulley in the slots on the bottom panel and place the belt over the pulley and attach to motor shaft. The diagram shows how the belt is routed:

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If you need further assistance, let me know
Regards,
reg501

Posted on Jul 19, 2008

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