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My bissel pro heat cleane's brushes stoped. I checked the belts. They are okay. There is no sign of heat or problems around the motor. Is there a mercury switch some where in the handle so the brushes only turn when the handle is lowered?


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Depending on which model you have, you did not say, if the cogged belt goes to the pump pulley, the cogs may be wore away or and won't turn the brush roll. On some other moels, there is a brush roll motor that may have gone bad.
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