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Hoover dial a matic self propel not engaging, missing belt in addition to brush belt?

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Your belts need to be replaced on average every 6 months. you can find these at a vac shop or you can order them online from the company. agitator belt packet # 40201030 and the s.p. belt packet # 40201049
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Hoover dial a matic self propel not engaging, missing belt in addition to brush belt?

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