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how do i tighten the belt on my amana dryer?

we have an amana electric dryer..we have only had it approx 6 months..it has worked great except for the fact that the belt keeps becoming loose..we have had it fixed about 4 months ago and the belt is loose again..how do we tighten without having to have a someone come in to fix it?

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Fred M
On most dryers the proper belt tension is maintained by the idler pulley. There is usually no adjustment for belt tension other than to replace the idler pulley. I can likely provide more information but please reply with a model number for the best and most accurate answer.
by Fred M Earned 3,819 community points in Dryers
August 27th, 2012
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