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The brush no longer turns, how do I dix this?


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The brush bar no longer spins when I turn it on


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Belt no longer turns the brush


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The roller brush is no longer turning so the vacuum will not pick anything up....any suggestions?


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The belt no longer turns the brush.


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A small belt fell from underneath my bissell steam cleaner and I notice the brushes no longer rotate when I purchase the part where does it go? I tried turning it up side down to find out where it came from don't know because there is a compartment for the belt access but that particular bet is not broken. It's a very thin belt I can not make out the number located on the belt please help.


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Brush no longer turns and no suction. (even if I click it on floor) However, there is suction when using the hose. Can't locate my manual to refer to :(


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