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I have a ge model gfds140edoww dryer. When you go to start

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I have a ge model gfds140edoww dryer . When you go to start the lights come on but it doesn't do anything .What can I do or check ? I have meters and tools .
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thanks for using this service, if you have been waiting do not worry or get upset I am just one of the techs on here and I try to get to as many customers as I can and I just picked up your question now. Please give me time to respond as typing, researching and adding links takes me time to do so please be patient and often I will ask you questions to narrow down the issue to get is diagnosed correctly.

Do you her a click when you press start?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

OK can you see if the belt is broken on the unit?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no I donn't know how to take this one apart.
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

Ok remove the three back screws along the top back edge of the top panel, slide the panel back and lift it off, is the belt attached to the middle of the drum?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's late tonight could I have a phone # ***** call in the morning ?
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

You can let me send you the link

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The cost is adding up and I'm not getting anywhere . Send me the link and I'll try tomorrow .
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 1 year ago.

The link will stay there if you want a phone call if not just post back to me tomorrow and we can go from there.