The Removal of the Idler Pulley on a Maytag MDE2600AYW?

Answer The Maytag MDE2600AYW is a front-loading automatic dryer designed for home use. The belt connected to the drum relies on the idler pulley to maintain proper tension. For some repair procedures, rem... Read More »

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How to Change an Idler Pulley?

Most cars now use a serpentine drive belt system which means there is one large drive belt instead of several small belts powering all of your accessories. The idler pulley provides the needed tens... Read More »

What Is an Idler Pulley?

Most modern cars have replaced the old arrangement of belts hooked to the central motor shaft with a single serpentine belt. This belt runs the alternator, water pump and air conditioning compresso... Read More »

How to Remove a 3.8 Idler Pulley?

The idler pulley of the 3.8-liter engine is designed to provide tension to the serpentine belt, allowing several engine parts to be operated with one belt. Occasionally, the pulley can wear down or... Read More »

How to Remove an Idler Pulley?

Different engines use different drive belts routed along a pulley system to power the engine components. The main pulley is the crankshaft pulley; most often the lowest pulley in the center. From t... Read More »