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My Kenmore 35922 works well on floors, but it recently became very difficult to push on carpet. The brush spins and a local vacuum repair guy wouldn't solve my problem since the vacuum worked fine on his very flat, commercial carpet. What can I do to get my easy to push vacuum back?


Answers :

Hi dalee196,

There are three common reasons why vacuum cleaners are getting hard to push.

1. Base is dirty - The base needs to be clean from dirt and tar.

2. Height is too low - You might want to consider adjusting the height up a little bit.

3.Belt broken or worn - If the belt is broken or already worn this will cause the machine to be hard to push.

Checking all these can make your vacuum easy to push on carpet. Especially checking the belt.

Hope it helps.

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