I've already replaced this 2x in less than 12 months (the plastic does not hold up at all)! An all metal would be greatly appreciated!
Answer Matt, I do apologize for the continued issue you are having with your appliance. Unfortunately, we only have the replacement idler pulley (part number 5303212849) available supplied from the manufacturer. Sorry about that!
Where does the belt tightner spring hook on to the frame?
Answer Hi All. You should have a bossed out hole behind the motor mount plate right below the Idler pulley, part # is 5303212849. Thank you.
What is the easiest way to replace Idler Pully as I think that the roller bushing is causing my squeal.
Answer Hello Bob! To replace the idler pulley 5303212849 you will need to remove the front panel, etc to the unit. For step by step instructions you may visit our free repair forum and post a question regarding the installation process. Here is the link to get you started, thanks! http://forum.appliancepartspros.com/register.php
Can you get me an all metal idler pulley?
Answer Hello Andy! Unfortunately, we do not have a listing of all idler pulleys used on appliances to verify if any are all metal. Sorry about that.
I need the idler pulley to be all metal can you provide?
Answer Hello Andy! The idler pulley 5303212849 bracket is metal and the wheel is made of plastic. We do not have an all metal idler pulley available. Sorry.
is the idler pulley all metal?
Answer Hello Andy, the pulley seems to be made of some sort of plastic material. We cannot be for certain what materials the manufacturer used to make the part. Sorry.