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Brushes don't work anymore. Belts are on and in place?
Just because the belt is on and in place, doesn't mean that it is still in good shape. Once the belt has been used for a while, it becomes stretched. It will then slip on the brush bar. You may smell something burning at this point; it's the belt. Replace with a new one.
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Last time I used by Hoover it worked fine, took brushes out to clean them and now when I try to put them back in they won't snap into place and lock. Looks like all tabs on both sides of the brush piece are there and I spin the brushes for the center spindle to line up but it won't snap into place.
Just slightly turn the brush wheel, The tabs look square, but are just a little different in one direction ... Hoover F7425-900 SteamVac V2 Widepath Upright Vacuum
My pet hair eraser rotating brush does not rotate. I read the manual and cleaned the brush and placed it back correctly, but it is not working when I am using it. If I lift the vacuum from the flour, it starts rotating so I think it is the matter of the amount of contact to the flour. what should I do?
... Bissell Upright Vacuum - The Pet Hair Eraser 1 ea Vacuum
The brushes on buttom dont spin already exchanged it cause first one did not work either . I have the Hoover Max Extract 77
Is there a switch for TOOLS or VACUUM? ... Hoover Vacuums
Brushes don't work anymore. Belts are on and in place?
Just because the belt is on and in place, doesn't mean that it is still in good shape. Once the belt has been used for a while, it becomes stretched. It will then slip on the brush bar. You may smell something burning at this point; it's the belt. Re ... Vacuums
I HAVE A BISSELL PROHEAT 2X HEALTY HOME, IT WORKED JUST FINE THE LAST TIME I PUT IT UP. YESTERDAY, I NOTICED THE FLOW GAUGE WAS NOT SPINNING, SO I CHECKED AND SURE ENOUGH NO WATER WAS COME OUT. I CHECKED AND ALL THE TUBS AND EVERYTHING ARE IN THE RIGHT PLACE AND HAVE LIQUID IN THEM. HAVE TRIED PRIMING CLEANING THE BRUSHES RUNNING HOT WATER THROUGH IT... HELP
Have you made sure that the tanks are seated properly and the red \012(or black) auto-load gaskets are in place. \012Check the bottom of the Water Tank and the Formula Bottle to make \012sure each has a red auto-load gasket attache ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
I have a Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub... The last time I used the hand tool attachment, it worked fine. Just tried to use it again, and now I only drips of water will come out of the hand sprayer, if that. I have tried prepping it for up to 15 seconds like the manual says... no luck with that. Also it is making a big puddle on the floor, probably because the brushes on the main unit keep spinning when I am trying to use the hand tool which I dont think they are supposed to do? Can a
The brushes can be turned off on most of them via a switch on the hood. There shouldn't be water coming out onto the floor unless you are pulling the trigger at that top. You probably broke this when attempting to use the tools. ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
Still dont know hot to get height adjuster knob to work. tried handle all the way back n lay on side solution that was offered. the plate has a permanent place to sit. hows it possible to bring knob
Hey, not having a working height adjustment can be a bear. Lock the vacuum in the upright position, change the knob to desired setting, and recline the handle for adjustment to occur. If you are still having difficulty, you may want to have y ... Bissell 6594 PowerForce Bagless Upright Vacuum
Brushes only work when Dust Bin is removed!! I have cleaned & cleaned this thing! It runs for about 2 mins & stops, says "Clean Brushes"! and now it's very noticeable it's not picking up well... but is picking up a bit. I take the dust bin out, and the brushes spin.... and it has much more power.... and is very clear it is working! But it's useless without the dust bin! LOL It's only 9 months old.... called customer service, but it was the one time it worked just fine! Of course, I thought I'
HI, If the brushes work , without the bin, the problem , the problem could be caused , due the failure at the bin lock mechanism. There is a sensor that checks if the BIN is connected properly or not. This problem is best resolved by getting ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
Now that I just fixed my Lux Legacy canister vacuum, I need help on my other Electrolux Regency Series upright! The vacuum works fine but the rotating brush does not work and the brush motor does not turn on. Tried cleaning the brush and hitting hte reset button to no avail. This upright has a triple setting switch and I checked the each of the wires seem to be attached. Tried rotating the brush by hand and it would not budge. Was going to "encourage" the brush to turn with a set of articula
There are a couple rectangular holes on the bottom of the power nozzle, beside the wheels. These have tabs in them that need released with a standard screwdriver. \015\012 ... Vacuums
GE Combi-Vac 106687 the brush doesn't work
... GE Combination 106687 Upright Vacuum
My Roomba only works correctly when I leave out the rubbery type brush (not the fiber filled brush)...... when I leave the rubber one in, it doesn't pick up & then finally stops & says REMOVED BRUSHES..... I have cleaned every nook & cranny of this thing... inside & out. I finally found that if this one brush is left off.... it works great & has for 2 weeks??? What could be the problem?
Hi,\015\012First let’s try one more time to clear out anything that might be caught inside. For this disassemble the green brush cage unit, partially, from the blue box. This would expose the cover of the gear box. On t ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
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
MY WIFE BOUGHT THIS FOR ME FOR FATHERS DAY GIFT ABOUT ALMOST 2 YEARS NOW OR SO,BUT I HAVE THIS PROBLEM THAT THE BRUSH DOS'NT SPIN ANYMORE EVERYTIME I PUT THE SWITCH ON FOR BRUSH ON,THE HOSES BRUSH SPIN IS WORKING BUT FOR THE FLOOR CARPET BRUSH SPIN IS NOT WORKING,AND THIS IS THE MODEL NUMBER OF MY HOOVER VACUUM CARPET SHAMPOO CLEANER IT'S F7411-900
This unit uses a turbine assy to turn the brushes. The brushes could have something jamming them. Remove the brush unit, it is held on 2 spring hooks 1 on each side. The brush unit is driven thru a 1/4" square post, only one brush is driven and it dr ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
How do i get the brushes to work again on my steam vac it all works other than the brushes ....the brushes wont spin
The scrub brushes won't spin on my Hoover F5915-900. ... Hoover SteamVac V2 6-Brush Widepath F7426-900 Vacuum
Hi, I have not owned my electrolux pronto 2 in 1 for very long but the roller brush has stopped turning. The handheld part works and the green light is on. I have done a thorough cleaning of the roller brush and all other removable parts. What might be causing the roller brush to not work? Thanks, Jen
Check the end cap bearings ... and replace the belt even though it may not be broken. Put a drop of sewing machine oil (no more) in each end cap bearing. ... Electrolux EL1000A2 Pronto Bagless Stick Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a miele S4210 vacuum. It has a SAB100 accu nova battery brush which will not work. After charging the battery, light comes on saying not charged and now the power head brush won't turn. I had problems with my first powerhead so I purchased another and it worked for a short time and now I have the same problem again. I have four batteries I use interchangeably but nothing seems to work. I spent a fortune on this vacuum and to tell you the truth I hate it! Contacted Miele after 1st year of
... Miele S300 Bagged Canister Vacuum
The scrub brushes dont spin anymore
The brushes are turning by an air driven turbine. The turbine has a \012pivot bushing made of steel inside of it that gets rusty because of the \012water that is running through it. The turbine gear will have to be \012replaced.\012 You can access ... Hoover F7425-900 SteamVac V2 Widepath Upright Vacuum
Bissell PowerForce compact: the brush doesn't spin, locks in place (it's not the belt!)
... Bissell Vacuums
My model F5906-900 --- problem is the brushes have stoped working... I pulled the brush assembly out by holding the two tabs, and all seems clean and the brush assembly rotates easly... onced the brush assembly is removed. What I did notice is the female driver slot (found in the main assembly unit) that drives the brushes seems stuck..Is that normal when the machine is not hooked up to power? How can I get the brushed going??? it is a good machine, but the brush options is important too it's ab
(1) Assure the Brush Control on the hood is NOT set to the OFF position.\015\012(2) Remove the brush assembly by pulling/unlatching it from base on each side.\015\012(3) Does one of the brushes ... Hoover F5906-900 Upright Steam Vacuum
Roomba 530 The little dust brushes that rotate horizontally are not working, the other brushes below and the squeegee are working fine
The horizontal spinning side brush is a known failure item in those units. Chances are the side brush motor has gone bad. Check first to make sure that the motor isn't just bound up with hair or something.Fortunately, it's easy to replace an ... iRobot Roomba 530 Robotic Vacuum
Machine will not pump out water. Brushes work, motor works, new belt, Just will not put out any water??? It is a Bissell Powersteamer,Clearview 4 row brush , dirtlifter.
IF you take the tank out of the base you will see a recepticle where the tank nipple fits into the base. There is a cross looking pattern in the recepticle. Take a pointy object and press down inside the cross area between the bars in the little pie ... Vacuums
My power brushes on my bissel carpet cleaner stopped working. They do not rotate. This is the 2nd power cleaner I have bought and it has the same problem as the first one. What is the problem with the power brushes. After 3 uses they stop working. Bissel Proheat 2X Model #8920
You need to change the belt(s). You can find the belts for this model here. http://www.vacbelts.com/bissell-proheat-belt-combo-pack.htm ... Bissell 8910 ProHeat Clear View Upright Vacuum
I have cleaned & cleaned this thing! It runs for about 2 mins & stops, says "Clean Brushes"! and now it's very noticeable it's not picking up well... but is picking up a bit. I take the dust bin out, and the brushes spin.... and it has much more power.... and is very clear it is working! But it's useless without the dust bin! LOL It's only 9 months old.... called customer service, but it was the one time it worked just fine! Of course, I thought I'd stop here first before calling again! Than
Ok, this is a "Brush Height Adjustment" issue. It will probably work great on a hard surface but on carpet the brushes bog. If you've taken the unit apart already...Sorry....do it again. When you do, you'll see a String which allows the brushes to " ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
I have a vax cylinder model V-094. Working fine then started to play up. Switch it on and the motor seems to struggle to power up. Kind of wurrs up and down. Was thinking it could be the brushes have worn. Tokk to bits and cleaned her up, took a look at motot and brushes, cleaned them too, back together and still them same problem. Help please, hoover is not old but has done some work really don't want to through away something that can be fixed.
Hi.\015\012\015\012after all you have done I would be pretty confident its the motor thats faulty they are expensive to buy so machine is going to be scrap,\015\012\015\012Sorry.\015\012\015\012 ... Vacuums
Beater brushes wont work
Sounds like you really need a new belt. Don't know why it is taking so long for you to get one. But belts stretch and then won't turn the brush roll under load. Call around to your local repair shops, must will a good selection of belts on hand. ... Vacuums