Having problems with your Bissell Upright Vacuum - The Pet Hair Eraser 1 ea Vacuum ?

Brush froze up and keeps breaking belts

\015 The brush won't turn at all, the first belt was broken, replaced the belt and turned on the vacuum and within 30 seconds there was the smell of something burning and the belt was broken again. The brush never turned. I've tried to manually turn brush and it won't turn, it's frozen.\015

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I had the same problem but I found that I had replaced belt incorrectly. After placing one end of belt around pully, it has to be run behind the "belt disengager" which looks like a 1/2" wide metal tab just past pulley. After placing belt correctly I had no more belt, burning smell or brush problems.
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