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Eureka 9410 upright vacuum motor
\015 Trying to fix a Eureka Bravo model 9410D upright vacuum for my neighbor. Replaced the belt, and beater bar is in decent shape. Motor runs but something seems to be stuck inside it, because sparks occasionally come out the motor vent holes and it makes a grinding sound. To get inside the motor, I removed the fan nut, but I can't seem to pull the fan off the armature pulley (axle rod). Do I need a special tool? The fan is cheap plastic, so I can't pull it or pry it too hard, or it will break. I can hold the motor pulley stationary and turn the fan, but the fan will not pull off, even part way.\015
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