Why does my dryer work but the drum doesnt spin report this by manage my life.May 14th, 2009.I have a maytag dryer purchased in 2001 and the drum does not spin but the dryer works.Share it get more answers from the people in your networks.Tags.Dryers, maytag, washers.
Let the dryer cool down, lifted the top and the belt is still on and tight.Took the front off and checked the motor and idler pulley.All looks good.I can hear the motor spinning, but the drum wont turn.I give the drum a push and it starts spinning and continues to spin.It seems like the pulley on the motor just isnt grabbing the belt to.
I followed some online instructions to open the dryer up to take a look at the drive belt and it hasnt slipped off the pulleys or anything.Basically my dryer heats but it wont spin when i press start.Also, i quickly checked the outside vent i did this all in 15 minutes prior to.
Drum wont spin white night gas tumble dryer.Drum will not start to spin when loaded.If you push the drum when empty and close the door the dryer will work normally.Alan duke june 2012 there is more help available.Mend drum, wont, spin most likely capacitor for the motor is faulty cheers.
Hotpoint aquarius washer dryer wont spin properly wdl520.Discussion in appliances started by.The electrical load on the the motor if you say had one item in then as the motor lifts that item up to the top of the drum it uses more energy than when the item falls down the other side thus the electronics can determine the load if your.