Having problems with your Bissell 6596 Bagless Upright Vacuum ?

The belt on my vacuum cleaner model 6596 bissel powerforce bagless turbo keeps breaking. As soon as I put on a new belt and start it up the belt snaps. It is the durabelt meant for this vacuum model. Also, my son has been having the same problem with his. He has the same model and same belt. This problem is occurring even after a thourough cleaning.


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I would guess you aren't centering the belt correctly, thus it's edge is caught between the brush and another solid object, causing the breakage.
\015\012When you get the belt on the the brush and the brush back in place, turn the brush a few times by hand to make sure it's not catching on anything. After you get the powerhead put back together, do this again. It's a common problem if the powerhead isn't assembled correctly.
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\015\012Here's a video clip from the Bissell site demonstrating changing the belt.
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\015\012http://www.bissell.com/how-to-videos/replace-brush-belt-vacuums/
Your brush roll is bad. Get a new brush roll.
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