GE gas dryer won't start

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Old 12-23-15, 12:40 PM
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GE gas dryer won't start

Pushing the "start" button and the dryer makes a humming noise like the motor is stuck. I tried turning the drum by hand and it turns freely but still doesn't start.
 
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Old 12-23-15, 01:17 PM
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Or it could be that what you are hearing is the motor, and the belt is bad. Post a make and model number, and someone should be able to get more specific. And welcome!
 
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Old 12-23-15, 05:43 PM
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Quick test takes 2 people. Open door and hold door switch in,Turn dryer on, push start button and turn drum, If dryer starts than you have a bad motor.
 
 

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