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My tumble dryer makes a loud noise and burning smell when turned

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My tumble dryer makes a loud noise and burning smell when turned off. i wonder whether the fan belt has gone? M. Webb
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  KevinWhiteJA replied 3 years ago.

KevinWhiteJA :

Hi, welcome to Just answer

KevinWhiteJA :

Please tell me its complete model number

KevinWhiteJA :

How old is it ?

JACUSTOMER-dg6y7575- :

The model No. is: TD4112W (Zanussi Auto Reverse). It is approx. 6 years old

KevinWhiteJA :

Is it like a loud banging noise and can you pull the unit out ?

JACUSTOMER-dg6y7575- :

Yes it is a loud banging noise and yes I can Pull it out.

KevinWhiteJA :

ok please pull it out and take the back off .... then check if the belt is intact...also after the rear panel is off check the motor as well for any damage