How to Disconnect the Motor & Idler Pulley on a GE Dryer Drum?

Answer The motor inside a GE automatic dryer turns a pulley that drives the dryer drum belt. An idler pulley keeps constant tension on the belt, keeping it tight against the drum pulley and allowing the d... Read More »

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How to Install an Idler Pulley in a Kenmore Dryer?

The idler pulley in your Kenmore dryer is an integral component in the drying of your garments. The idler pulley's purpose is to allow the dryer belt, which rotates the drum, to move freely. The id... Read More »

How to Replace the Idler Pulley in My Kenmore Series 80 Dryer?

When replacing the dryer belt on your Kenmore 80 series dryer, you may find that the idler pulley needs replacing. Unfortunately you don't find this out until you already have the dryer apart and e... Read More »

How to Disassemble Maytag Dryer Motor Pulley?

Occasionally, the motor pulley of the Maytag dryer will wear out, requiring that it be disassembled from the motor in order to put a new pulley on the motor. The pulley is attached to the motor sha... Read More »

Instructions on Replacing Dryer Belt and Idler Arm for a Maytag Electric Dryer?

The idler arm in a Maytag dryer creates tension in the drum belt, keeping the belt tight on the drum and motor pulley. Over time, the arm may start to wear down and need replacing. A worn-out idler... Read More »