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My brushes will not turn when I lower my handle on my steam vac


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Beater brushes not turning on the wife's Hoover Steam Vac model F5905-900. Found one prior ''solution'' stating that it sounded like the belt was bad. That was my original thought, but on checking schematics and trying to find part numbers at Sears Parts Direct and at Hoover, it does not appear the F5905-900 steam vac HAS any belts to begin with. What's next??


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I have a Bissell proheat 9200 T. The brushes engage when the handle is lowered. However they only turn for about 20 seconds then stop. If you turn the power off then on they run about 20 seconds again. It is driving me crazy!


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Hoover Steam Vac Dual V brushes won't turn


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Hoover steam vac dual brushes will not turn.


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