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Frigidaire Dryer Idler Pulley Replacement #131863007

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This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the idler pulley on Frigidaire dryers. The most common reason for replacing the idler pulley are when the pulley makes squeaking noise or the drum will not turn.

All of the information in this idler pulley replacement video is applicable to the following brands: Frigidaire, Kenmore, Gibson, Westinghouse, Universal, Tappan, Crosley, Electrolux, Kelvinator

Tools needed: putty knife, screwdriver

Step By Step Instructions

1
As with any repair, be sure you unplug the appliance before beginning.
2
Your first step is to remove the screws to release the rear access panel.
3
Now reach into the cabinet and push the old idler pulley to release the tension on the belt and unthread the belt from the pulley and motor shaft.
4
Disconnect the spring and pull out the old pulley.
5
Install the new idler pulley by first attaching the spring then slide the pulley onto the motor carriage pivot.
6
Now rethread the belt onto the pulley and motor shaft in a zig-zag formation.
7
Position the rear access panel and secure the screws.
8
You’re now ready to plug the appliance back in to make sure it’s functioning properly.
Description
This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the idler pulley on Frigidaire dryers. The most common reason for replacing the idler pulley are when the pulley makes squeaking noise or the drum will not turn.

All of the information in this idler pulley replacement video is applicable to the following brands: Frigidaire, Kenmore, Gibson, Westinghouse, Universal, Tappan, Crosley, Electrolux, Kelvinator

Tools needed: putty knife, screwdriver
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
As with any repair, be sure you unplug the appliance before beginning.
2
Your first step is to remove the screws to release the rear access panel.
3
Now reach into the cabinet and push the old idler pulley to release the tension on the belt and unthread the belt from the pulley and motor shaft.
4
Disconnect the spring and pull out the old pulley.
5
Install the new idler pulley by first attaching the spring then slide the pulley onto the motor carriage pivot.
6
Now rethread the belt onto the pulley and motor shaft in a zig-zag formation.
7
Position the rear access panel and secure the screws.
8
You’re now ready to plug the appliance back in to make sure it’s functioning properly.

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