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Brush on vacum wont make contact with rug, no pick up
\015 Next to the roller brush underneath is a black roller that is incerted and it appears to be preventing the brush from making contact. the service dept. told me to angle the vacum at 45 degrees, this did not work. I cannot find the manuel and have not been able to find the model number on the website.\015\012\015\012Thank you for your help.\015
If you take off the brush then reorientate the ends of the brush this will adjust height ends have a block depending on orientation they will set brush height This is common for many brush assemblies and should work for dirt devil
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Brush on vacum wont make contact with rug, no pick up
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Hello, my names Travis. I was contacting you in concern of my Kenmore Quick Clean 12AMP Vacum Cleaner. My girlfriend took the bottom off the vacum and removed the belt because the vacum wasnt picking up. I know have a new belt i just dont know where to put it on the vacum to reinstall it
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I snagged a loose throw rug with the Dyson last night. It jammed the brushes which stopped spinning, Once I removed all the entangled fibers the motor won't turn. The vacume still sucks, but the brushes don't spin I'm concerned I burnt up the motor for the brushes
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Dyson Ball DC24 brush turns but is loose and makes a very loud noise. Brush seems to be hitting sides of vacume.
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Roller brush stops spinning and vacuum makes noise. Brush will spin normally ok, until you use it on the rug.
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Brush Roller Wondering if I need a new brush as well as a belt. The Roller seems to have trouble spinning when it makes contact with the carpet no matter how the height is set. Everything else seems to work fine. Do I need a new roller to fix this problem?
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My brushes wont turn once the vacum is on the carpet.
If they are turning when they're off the carpet, then you have the brush height setting set too low. There should be a dial somewhere near the brushes, some say things like "high" to "low" or "high pile" to "low pile." Turn it one notch towards hig ... Dirt Devil Vacuums
I have a hoover savvy that the rollers wont turn. I've taken it apart to make sure the brushes are not caught but nothing happens. I only used this vacuum once. It was a floor model when purchased. I just need to figure out what I need to do to get this to work.
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Hoover windtunnel - brushes spin fine when it's upside down but when it makes contact witht the carpet it stops completely. Is this the belts?
Your belt is stretch out get a new belt.but before you put the new belt on clean the motor shaft .theres usually burnt rubber left on the shaft.if you don't clean it off the new belt won't last very long.you can use a fine piece of emery cloth to tak ... Hoover Vacuums
I haved cleaned my brushes but when it makes contact with the floor. It stopped spinning
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The belt broke and after putting on new belt I dicscovered the cylinder with the brushes attached wasn't turning. After I finally got the cylinder to turn it makes a very very loud noise and also now it doesn't pick up the dirt. The vacuum is less than a year old.
Check the cylinder with brushes does not have hair or carpet fibers causing it to bind. With the belt removed the brush should turn freely and fairly easy. The original belt probably broke because of this. You may have to fully dis-assemble the head ... Dirt Devil Vacuums