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Brushes won't spin on a Hoover Steamvac SpinScrub Model F5918-900

\015 I have seen other posts and am almost certain that my issue is with the turbine as I have done all of the other trouble-shooting as far as the brush indicator, etc. with no luck.\015\012\015\012The only thing I was curious about is where or not the little hand tool that spins would need the turbine to spin as I can use that and it works fine (it would just take me way too long to clean my carpets that way!!!). If this runs off the turbine I wonder why the 'main' brushes do not work (different mechanisms maybe?)\015\012\015\012Also, I want to try to get the turbine out myself and buy a replacement as the cost for a repair specialist here is insane but I cannot find anything that easily tells me how to get the machine apart to get to the turbine.\015\012\015\012Any help or advise is greatly appreciated!!! And thanks in advance!!!\015

Answers :

Well the hand tool works off the suction of the machine and has nothing to do with the turbine that controls the brushes. if you can get the part i can walk you through taking it apart. when you write back, let me know what the model num of your machine, so i can give you the right directions. hope this helps
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