Sales of machines have grown rapidly, from , two years ago to , last year, according to industry estimates. The figure is projected to reach 1 million this year.
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For Lim Jin-joo, 43, who lives by herself in a small square-meter square-foot apartment, laundry was always a hassle. She would run the wash twice a week, but there would barely be any room in her apartment for the drying rack. Earlier this month, she invested in a clothes dryer. Data from Ticket Monster, an e-commerce site, shows sales jumping 6. At WeMakePrice, another site, sales rose 8.
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The popularity of clothes dryers was also evident at Emart. The biggest contributor to the demand has been worsening air pollution in Korea. Because of fine dust, people have been hesitant to open windows and put clothes outside to dry.
According to the Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements, the average space of a single-person household is Koreans have been more willing to spend money on conveniences that allow them more time for leisure activities. This includes clothes dryers. Technological developments are another booster. These gaps can catch your laundry and cause black marks and tears in the fabric. Replacing the worn drum glides and support rollers can tighten the tumbler and stop the damage to your clothes.
Unplug your dryer from the wall outlet. Pull the dryer from the wall slightly. It is not necessary to disconnect the vent hose.
Insert a 2-inch steel putty knife into the seam between the top of the dryer and the dryer body. Slide the knife left or right toward the outside edges of the dryer to find the clips holding the top to the cabinet. Place the front end of the putty knife against the front of the clip. Push on the putty knife to depress the clip and release the dryer top. Repeat this step for the clip on the opposite end of the seam.
Raise the top of the dryer off the cabinet and let the top rest against the wall behind your dryer. Find the spade connectors or wire harness connecting the wires from the control panel to the door switch. Note the location of the switch wires. Pull the connectors off the switch, or pull apart the harness. Lift up on the bulkhead to remove it from the slot cut into the dryer cabinet and pull it from the front of the dryer tumbler. Move the bulkhead to a sturdy work surface. Find the two tumbler, or drum glide, brackets that support the bottom of the tumbler.
Normally you can locate these on the bottom left and right of the bulkhead. Push up on the pointed end of the plastic drum glide to remove it from the bracket. Lift up on the glide; turn it slightly to release the opposite end of the glide from the bracket.
Insert the larger end of the new drum glide into the larger hole in the bracket. Rotate the glide slightly.
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Thread the pointed end of the glide into the remaining hole in the bracket. Push down on the glide with your thumb, so the glide rests against the bracket.
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Repeat these steps for the remaining drum glide. Look beneath the tumbler to locate the motor and idler pulley holding the drum belt. Take a picture of how the belt threads around the motor and pulley before removing the belt.
Release the tension on the belt by pushing up on the pulley. Remove the belt from the motor and pulley. Remove the belt from around the tumbler, and pull it out of the dryer.