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My bissell brush band has come off and wont stay on thus the brush will not turn, there is also a black arm type thing on a spring inside (on both sides) on the pump belt side it has broken - the side where the brush belt is, help im searching for parts and a way to fix it but im getting no joy, incidentley the brush belt thickness looks way to thick for the small thickness for the brush belt cog (?) to stay on........am i missing something? so i need to get the arm thing replaced plus find a
... Bissell ProHeat Deep Cleaner Upright Vacuum
Brush wont turn on my dyson....only had for 4 months....what do I do with this piece of crap?!?!
... Dyson DC39 Animal Canister Vacuum
My dyson dc25 just turned off while i was using it first the roller brush stoped turning so i used the hose and now it turned off and wont turn on how do i fix it?
... Dyson DC25 All Floors Bagless Upright Vacuum
Brushes wont turn on shampooer
Dear Momneville\015\012I have the same steamcleaner and had the same problem, I took mine apart a found a clog between the turbine and the wheel that the turbine moves by vacuum when it gets glogged there is no vacuum to move the wheel. If you ... Hoover F7220900 SteamVac V2 Upright Vacuum
The brush wont turn
Make sure that the carpet selector is on carpet setting not bare floor. It only spins on carpet setting. If carpet setting is engaged and still doesn't work you need a new clutch assembly. ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
DC 17 UPRIGHT BRUSH MOTOR WONT STAY RUNNING. TURN
Have a look at the filters first as it sounds like you blokeage ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Brushes still wont turn
I had same problem and it was the turbine assembly. Part was only $28 but with labor it cost me $140 total. Plus it took over 5 weeks for my vacuum repair shop to get the part. In hindsight, I would have just spent another $100-$150 dollars and bo ... Hoover F7425-900 SteamVac V2 Widepath Upright Vacuum
Agitator brushes wont turn even after cleaning
The brushes will not turn even wen the switch is turned on ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
Brush / roller wont turn
Most likely the belt is broken. Bad news regarding all Dyson's. You can't replace just the belt your self. You have to purchase a new belt assembly which includes the gears. And it wont be cheap. I would call it a design flaw but i am sure that ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The brushes wont turn,but it has good suction for the hose
If the belt seems to ok, you may need to order a replacement clutch assembly. These are not that expensive and can be ordered through dyson or possibly online. Switching from bare floor to carpet while the motor is running is really stressful on th ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I got new belts but the brush wont turn
Make sure the vacuum is on the carpet setting..the brush won't turn on the hard floor setting.. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Uh70086 brush wont turn smells burning
... Hoover U5780-900 Windtunnel Cyclonic Bagless UprightVacuum
Brushes wont turn one of the gears is striped
What is the make and model # i can check to see if what you need is available and give you a price and model # ... Vacuums
Dyson brush wont turn
Hi There is a reset switch on your Dyson that needs to be pressed when something gets stuck in the brushes. The reset switch helps protect the motor that spins the brush from damaging if something gets stuck inside the brushes. There is a little ... Dyson DC25 All Floors Bagless Upright Vacuum
Bissell pro heat 2x healthy home brushes wont turn
Hey Brenda! Here's a link to troubleshooting steps for the brushes not turning.\015\012http://www.bissell.com/FAQDetail.aspx?id=1128&cid=ccsocial ... Vacuums
Brush wont turn..Pressed reset still no turn - Vacuums
If the motor runs and the brush doesn't turn, the first and best suspect is the belt. ... Vacuums
My Bissel proheat carpet cleaner wont spray out of the bottom or the spray handle. I took of the scrub brushes and off and cleaned out the bottom of the machine including popping out the two spray heads to make sure they were not clogged. Put it back together. Still no spray! I also did the turn off, remove fluid containers, replace, turn on for one minute to prime the pump, and still so spray...does this mean my pump is not working?
... Bissell Carpet Cleaner Powerbrush Deep Cleaner Vacuum
VACCUUM GOES ON, MOTOR WORKS, BRUSH WONT TURN WHEN THE VACCUM IS TURNED ON.
Check the belt, and remove any objects clogged in the roller system ... Dyson Vacuums
Hi my dyson dc07 animal has suction but the brush bar wont turn. If I turn it on there is a horrible noise. The belt is still fine
The belt is probably worn or stretched. When this happens the belt won't turn\015\012the roller brush when it is against the carpet. Here is a link for the\015\012manual and links for the belt ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a hoover windtunnel platinum. I have changed the bag ( hepa Q bag) but the bag light wont reset. so the vaccum wont turn on. I have unpluged it and let it set for a while with the new bag in and repluged it in. I have checked the brushes and it is all clean but it will not reset. This only the second bag so it is a new machine I should not be having problems. Is there some sore of reset button I can hit.
... Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum
I have a Bissell Upright Proheat 2x and the dual power brushes wont rotate. I went to replace the drive belt and noticed the drive shaft does not turn when power is turned on. What shall I check next?
Is there a light that comes on when you "turn the power on." If there is no light, and the unit is plugged in, how do you know there is current going to the motor? Sounds like there might be a break in the cord. Examine the cord near the plug end ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
Motor wont turn on.I checked the switch and I think it is working.motor turns on if a put direct power to it.'but it smokes at the brushes. can you help?
This sounds like either the belt isn`t on right or the brush is not slotted in the vacuum right remove the plastic or metal cover from the bottom and check by inspecting the belts ability to easly turn the brush rod check with your hands DO NOT turn ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Some cotton wound round the brush, i cleared it and now the brush wont turn what can i do
The belt probably broke. Replace it and it should be good to go. ... Dyson Ball DC24 Bagless Upright Vacuum
When I turned on the sweeper it would not start. I put a different power cord on it and it worked fine. now it won't start but the light on the brush and the bag full will flash when i turn it on and off but it wont start. i have 2 of these doing the same thing. do you have any idea what could be wrong. I have checked for clogs but have found none. Bob
Its sounds to me like the computer board inside the machine has gone bad. Keep in mind that the filters in these machine do need to be replaced regularly to keep the vacuum working correctly. Any good vacuum shop should be able to fix your problem. R ... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum
Spin brushes wont spin and the switch wont turn machine off. I have to unplug it.
For the spin brushes it is most likely the motor is fried if you smell something burning it could be jammed or the wires have be shaken off the motor terminals. for it not turning off you need a new switch. ... Hoover F7431-900 SteamVac Vacuum