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I have the same exact dryer, Samsung model DV5451AEW/XAA

Customer Question

I have the same exact dryer, Samsung model DV5451AEW/XAA that powers on and everything but when you push the start/pause button to start drying the clothes, it does turn on or start tumbling
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  MRANSWER replied 1 year ago.

Do you hear a small click after you start it?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  MRANSWER replied 1 year ago.

The belt is off the motor or it's broken, or a thermal fuse has opened. Get to the back and take off your vent and then remove the vent tube and surrounding metal plate from the dryer. Look in the hole and see if the belt is on or not.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK, gotta wait for the husband to get home to do that, tools are locked in tool box in the garage
Expert:  MRANSWER replied 1 year ago.

ok. post back as needed