Having problems with your Vacuums ?
Wind tunnel, small belt is missing. Brush bar doesn't turn.
You don't say which windtunnel this is. Is it an upright or a canister? If the belt is missing, get a replacement and you should be o.k. The belt should be replaced yearly anyway, as a matter of routine maintenance.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Vacuums
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Wind tunnel, small belt is missing. Brush bar doesn't turn.
You don't say which windtunnel this is. Is it an upright or a canister? If the belt is missing, get a replacement and you should be o.k. The belt should be replaced yearly anyway, as a matter of routine maintenance. ... Vacuums
My beater bar on Hoover Wind Tunnel 7500 has quit turning. I already replaced the belt. It worked for a while, but now it has stopped and is burning out.
... Hoover WindTunnel Rewind Upright Vacuum Cleaner
Bought a new sweeper and brush ( beater bar ) does not turn. The large belt is fine and turns. The small thin belt is also fine but does not turn the brush. It is either the wrong belt or is there something that could be missing to put tension on it ?? Thank You firstname.lastname@example.org
Jim, To put tension on the brush, tilt machine forward when upright, move carpet selector knob to carpet. then turn vac on. Brush will only spin when vac is tilted back to operate. brush stops when upright and on to use hand tools so the er is no dan ... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
HI, my motorized brush barely turns.It makes a hot rubber smell. I took apart and noticed the spindle the belt turns on discolored from heat. Cleaned it, but still no turning of the brush.The vac is a hoover wind tunnel. As it moved accidentally touched the belt/ spindle and burned my hand a little. Very hot in area. Bright spark from motor noted. Was careful not to touch that part!
That means that the belt is stretched and it is slipping on the motor shaft, that is why it is hot and smells like burning rubber. You need to replace the belt. Here is the correct belt you need: ... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum
I have 2 Hoover Wind Tunnel-self propelled bagged vacuums-U6433-900 model.The roller bar does not agitate, the self propelled feature does not work and, in general, the vacuum is not performing well. I have replaced the roller bar, the v belt and the wide belt. The filters have been replaced and it has a new bag. I have had both of these since 2004 and they were fairly expensive $200 each) but if the repairs are prohibitive, I might as well get new vacuums. Suggestions? I just spent $100 for bel
The Hoover WindTunnel self propelled is a machine that we see in our retail stores (Vacuums Unlimited) constantly. The benefit of having a supposed "self-propelled" machine wears of quickly after the numerous time you will need to take this machine ... Hoover Vacuums
My machine (Hoover Wind Tunnel - bagless) is only 1 yr. old. The agitator brush doesn't turn all the time. I know it's not supposed to turn when in the upright position. However, it only seems to work when I have the setting on high. When I stop, but have not put the machine in the upright position, it stops again and then slowly starts moving. Could the V-belt be worn out already? In the owner's manual it states that this belt is not normally replaced. The exact same thing happened with my old
Sounds like you should do two things:\015\0121- Remove and clean the beater brush of all debris as best you can. At the end of the brush you will see a hard rubber piece, at both ends, that holds it in place in the body of the vacuum.\015\012Add som ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum
I have a Hoover Wind Tunnel Self-propelled vacuum. I changed the belts because the brush was not turning. After replacing the belts the brush is still not turning what can be wrong?
There are two belts on the wind tunnel this video will show you how to repair ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Hoover Wind Tunnel 7500 Brush not Turning. I have replaced the Brush and the belt. The problem does not seem to be either to me. I believe might be a missing part. The place were the belt hooks on is a metal pole which never seems to grip the belt well. In fact it seems loose most of the time and slips on the brush, causing the belt to eventually burn up. Could there be a missing plastic or rubber piece meant to hold the belt taught on the metal pole?
Check the Idler Pulley part Number 43241004 (Item 13 in the IPB)http://126.96.36.199/v/u6451900.pdf ... Vacuums
Hoover Wind Tunnel V-Belt no longer turns brush
That is the correct belt what you dont see is a tension pulley that when the handle is released pushes on top of that belt giving it the tension it needs. try replacing the other belt, even if it isnt broken it could easily be stretched out ( all bel ... Hoover U6311-930 Power Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum
Have Hoover Wind Tunnel Sel Propelled vacuum. Had to put on new drive belt. Turn on unit and drive belt slides off the drive spindle.
Look for excessive wear on the unit around the pulleys and their brackets that hold them in place. It sounds like something is just worn out and the belt is either slipping because it is not tight enough or because something is not aligned straight. ... Vacuums
Why wont the self propelled brush on the hoover wind tunnel work. large belt is ok. the small belt looks 0k.
No don't do that,have a little patience.check where the self propelled assembly is and see if anything got in there,something might be loose and the teeth are meeting each other.thats a good vavuum.i have 2 but their not self propelled.try taking the ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Why doesnt the belt turn the agitator bar?
... Hoover UH70120 WindTunnel TSeries Rewind Bagless Upright Vacuum Cleaner
My Bissell Model 3760-4 is not working properly. The belt has been replaced (and checked 3 times), but the brush bar does not move when the brush motor button is on. The little metal turning piece that turns the belt is turnable with one's finger when the belt is off, but when we put it all back together and turn on the vacuum, the brush bar does not go around and the burning belt smell returns. The portable part of the machine works properly. It's the brush bar. It has been cleared of hair, etc
... Bissell Lift-Off(R) Revolution(R) Turbo Upright Vacuum
I have a Hoover Wind Tunnel U6437-900. The brush will not turn. I have replaced both of the belts with no success. Any suggestions?
Hello,\015\012\015\012If you've already changed the belts and the machine still won't run, it can really be only a few things. \015\012\015\012The first thing you should check to make sure that the roller brush is good. Yo ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
When using my hoover wind tunnel the last few times it has emitted a burnt rubber smell so my husband checked the belt and is wasn't broken or off but now when I use the vacuum the beater bar doesn't seem to be going around as well as it should be can you help
I take it the belt was put back on !! i would say hubbi forgot the tension arm a little black striker that can go in two ways but put in back wards it will not tension the arm ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum
I cleaned the wind tunnel vacuum cleaner and now the beater bar doesn't move
... Hoover UH70600 Bagless Upright Vacuum
I bought a Hoover Wind Tunnel in January 2008. At first it worked great though very noisy. Now it will not pick up small fuzz on medium shag carpeting. I have checked the bag, the filter, the belt, and obstructions and there are none. Plus the noise level has increased. What is wrong? I am very dissatisfied.
Http://www.geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=563001 Generic problem for all Vacuums I bought a Hoover Wind posted by smithcarolj1 on May 01, 2008 I bought a Hoover Wind Tunnel in January 2008. At first it wo ... Vacuums
Hoover wind tunnel cyclonic U5780900 1 year old. brush will not turn. too much slack in vbelt when in carpet position. Belt is good
Well, the V belt is normally fairly slack until the handle is dropped below 45 degrees, which is when the belt tensioner assembly drops into place. If turning the brushroll by hand when the vacuum is in this position fails to rotate the self propel p ... Hoover Vacuums
The beater bar on my Dyson won't turn. The vacuum runs and suctions but the bar won't turn and the belt is not broke. The beater bar did get a carpet fiber caught and wrapped around it which stopped the bar and I removed the bar to cut the fiber loose and replaced it and now it won't turn
The belt doesn't have to be broken to make the vacuum not work correctly. If the belt is stretched the vacuum won't operate the way it is supposed to. You can get replacement Dyson Belts here: ... Vacuums
Beater bar does not turn. Belt is not broken but is so slack that it won't turn the bar. Do I need a new belt or is there a way to adjust the tension?
No, once the belt is stretched and worn there is nothing you can do, you have to replace them. Here is the belts you need for your model: ... Hoover U6476-900 WindTunnel Vacuum
Shark Euro-pro EP621 Bagless Upright Vacuum. Q regarding the brush not spinning / after troubleshooting and taking actions listed below, it now spinning for a few secs, but then stopping. Already removed hair, strings, etc. Checked that belt is aligned properly, checked that small wheel that turns belt is working (spins fine when belt removed. Oiled the turning parts a bit, that made it spin better, but still stops. It turns about 3-4 seconds then stops. If I switch it off and on again, I get ag
... Euro-Pro EP621 Bagless Upright Vacuum
My Hoover Platinum LiNX Cordless Stick Vacuum beater bar is not turning. After removing some clogged hair and items...the vacuum cleaner has suction, but the beater bar will not turn. What to do? The belt is still attached and will turn manually.
... Hoover Platinum LiNX Cordless Stick Vacuum
My bissell pro heat carpet cleaner is not working properly...the scrubby bar is not turning... the belt is intact and working and it is turning the knob inside but the brush bar does not turn
How are the bearings? Maybe the motor that drives the belt is burnt out. ... Vacuums
We have already spent $60 on getting the belt repaired once. This time, the same thing is happening, the belt is jumping of the small metal bar in the back of the housing. Seems like there should be something on the end of the bar to keep the belt on it?
Greetings from GoVacuum,\015\012\015\012Ahh, the Hoover Windtunnel Self-Propelled model. This model has a some reoccurring problems with it. The majority of them have to do with the b ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Belt squeels when the roller starts turning. only used about 10 times. Small belt under cover is very loose, but it shouldn't be worn out after only about 10 uses. does the small bell just rest on the belt control pin or is it supposed to be around it (thinking it could have slipped off)
Ours did the same thing in about 10-15 uses, the idler pully quits holding the v-belt tight and the the aggitator wont turn. ... Hoover U5194-900 Mach5 Multi-Chamber Cyclonic Vacuum Cleaner Bagless Vacuum