Idler Pulley ER691366Part No. ER691366
The idler pulley maintains the proper tension on the main drive belt.
Part location on dryer:
The idler pulley is located below the drum near the motor.
Part Failure symptoms:
The drum may becomes difficult to turn or the dryer may make a squealing noise. When the resistance becomes too great the dryer may fail to start.
Remove the drum and check by hand that the idler pulley turns freely, but is not loose on the shaft. Bring your “idler pulley” in for free confirmation that it is good/bad or call the U-FIX-IT store for free assistance with diagnosis.
Replacing ER691366 on Whirlpool, Kenmore, Estate, Roper, KitchenAid dryers