noisy belt/slipping intermittantly

ApplianceAmana Dryer

Modellea30aw

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver

Gregory From Virginia Beach, VA

Feb 16, 2009

1 out of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Unplug Dryer. Remove lower and upper front panels [remove wires from upper right door switch]. Lift up on belt idle pulley and take belt off pulley/motor.Remove Front Bulkhead and dryer lint/vent ducting. Note position on drum and remove belt. Unbolt top panel front 2 screws to allow room to remove drum.Remove drum. Take lock rings off Drum support rollers and remove old rollers. Clean roller shafts and apply hi-temp grease [I used ultra hi temp brake grease-ceramic based-small packet can be purchase fm auto parts store]. Re-install new support rollers and lock rings. Re-install drum and slide belt back into position. Remove and replace felt pads and glides into inside of Front Bulkhead. Reinstall Front Bulkhead and top panel [connect door switch wires].Install belt around idle tension pulley. Re-install lower panel.All parts fit perfectly and delivered quickly.Belt had just been replaced previously.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Light Lens

Part Number: PS330540

$28.51
In Stock

Retaining Ring (Now subbed to Retaining Ring)

Part Number: PS2025108

$2.70
In Stock

Drum Support Roller - for square ported models (Now subbed to Drum Support Roller)

Part Number: PS2039408

$7.64
In Stock

USE WPL 37001298 (Now subbed to Drum Glide)

Part Number: PS2039613

$4.41
In Stock

Felt Pad (Now subbed to Single Felt Pad)

Part Number: PS2045752

$3.91
In Stock