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\015 How do I access the belt? the roller bar does not seem to spin\015\012\015\012Kenmore 3.5 HP canister vac's Power-Mate attachment (Model #116.5416181) has inoperable beater bar since getting carpet fiber caught in it. It does spin freely when disconnected. It does sound as though motor is working. Reset button does not operate. There is no burning smell when I try to use it. Rest of vac is fine. Do I need a new reset button - or something else? I have not opened it to check on other moving parts. Is there a belt that I might need to replace? Thank you!\015
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