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The brush won't spin and we need to try and change the belt. can't seem to figure out how to do that.


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The brush won't spin and we need to try and change the belt. can't seem to figure out how to do that.


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Last night as I was vacuuming, I noticed that the belt stop indicator light was on. I pulled out the hair that had gotten tangled around the brush in hopes of solving the problem. It didn't change things. I then unscrewed the entire bottom piece to take out the brush roller. I removed hair from the end piece of the brush roller and reattached the belt; however, I cannot figure out where the microchip is supposed to go so that I can reassemble the base piece by screwing it back together. It seems


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