Having problems with your Bissell 8910 ProHeat Clear View Upright Vacuum ?
Brush tension no brush tension
Did didn't mention which belt you are talking about, there are 2??If it is the pump belt, then replace it, if it is the cogged belt, there maybe a broken part if the belt looks ok.
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Brush tension no brush tension
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