How to Install an Idler Pulley in a Kenmore Dryer?

Answer 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 »

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

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 »

How to Install an Idler Pulley in a '97 Escort?

The front accessories on a 1997 Ford Escort are turned by a serpentine belt that goes around every pulley. These belts are kept under tension with a belt tensioner. In addition, an idler pulley is ... Read More »

How to Install an Idler Pulley for a Jeep Cherokee?

The Jeep Cherokee uses a serpentine belt system instead of V-belts. This means that one long belt operates all the accessories. The belt is kept on track with the use of an idler pulley, and an aut... Read More »