Why doesn’t my dryer drum tumble?

There are a few things that will keep the drum from tumbling, the belt being broken or slipping badly, the motor being seized, or worn support parts.

Dryers have a belt that turns the drum. If the belt is worn or broken, it can’t move the drum. Sometimes just replacing the belt doesn’t do it; ApplianceQuest will also check the idler pulley. Wear on the idler pulley can cause the belt to break.

Worn out glides and rollers can also create extra stress on the belt by making the drum harder to turn. If the drum is harder to turn, the extra stress could have broken the belt.

(352)270-3238

 

 

Advertisements

About coolquest

CoolQuest, Inc.
This entry was posted in Appliance Repair, Dishwasher, Electric Stove, Ice Makers, Ovens, Refrigerators, Trash Compactors, Washer Dryer and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s