Having problems with your Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
BRUSHES ARE NOT TURNING EVEN THOUGH THE BELT IS ON
You have a belt which attaches from the motor to the brushes. it has broken. open up from the bottom to gain access.
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Remove the beater brush assy & remove the\015\012shaft & brgs that go through it 7 clean out the \015\012hair,fuss ect,so it will turn\015\012\015\012You need to take your vacuum apart once a year or more\015\012to clean ... Vacuums
BRUSHES ARE NOT TURNING EVEN THOUGH THE BELT IS ON
You have a belt which attaches from the motor to the brushes. it has broken. open up from the bottom to gain access. ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Brush won't turn even though belt is fine - Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Hi.\015\012\015\012Ensure drive selector knob is not stuck on park or stop when you lower handle to vacuum if it is pull handle back & turn knob by hand to drive position.\015\012\015\012If you have done all this & sti ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Brush Roll belt stops turning durring vacuuming on WindTunnel self-propelled, v belt is a little loose with handle down. Tensioning roll is engaged OK, but fully at the end of its travel. Replaced belts flat and v, but still stops turning even on high carpet setting when vacuuming. Carpet setting and height adjustment appears to be working OK, roll is clean and turns easily when out. Also turns easily until it engages the carpet. Self propel function works just fine.
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In my (almost new) Dyson DC31 Animal the rolling brush tends to stop like the bearing was kind of difficult to turn. I opened the side carter and removed the little belt. Without the belt the engine runs regularly. I cleaned the little knots of hairs trapped in the bearing but still the brush runs for a while then stops, tries for a bit then stops again. I even tryed putting a bit of synthetic lubricant with apparently no result. Could it be a defective bearing? Thanks for your help.
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Brushes run freely on the cog and I put on 2 new belts and new brushes on my Bissell Proheatx2 the brushes do not turn when the machine is running even if I have the handle in the relesed position
I know how frustrating it can be when the brushes don't turn when you're ready to clean.Here's a quick link to troubleshooting steps to assist you:\015\012 ... Bissell Vacuums
I have a Eureka 4800 series the Boss upright with a bag and Hepa filter. I love it! I was just vacuuming with the hose part and all was well and then suddenly the lower brush came on and a "burning" smell followed. Thought it was the belt so my husband was going to put on the new belt which I had on hand! When he turned it over, the "bar" that holds the belt looks as though it "shot through" the plastic side of the housing on the vacuum. There is melted plastic on the outside of the vacuum and o
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The brushes will not turn even though I have the switch on for the brushes
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No suction I have new belts. Everything is clean. No clogs. When I turn it on it smells like rubber , the brush doesnt spin. Everything seems to be free flowing.. Roller brush isnt stuck on the ends. Took off hose to make sure no clogs anywhere. There is not even suction thru the hose with the handle in upright position.
Generally, the problem is that the belt is not running the brushes. This is caused by one of the following:\015\012\015\012\015\012beater brush is jammed. This is either an object stuck in the brush or im ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Kirby G6 light is not turning on when I start the machine. I took off the front piece and removed a lot of hair from the roller and interior. Since I did that, the belt keeps coming off (even though it is fairly new). Is that the reason the light won't turn on? Is there any advice you can give me before I take it in?
The light indicates that the brushroll is spinning. If it isn't coming on, the power nozzle may have been reinstalled incorrectly. Take the nozzle off and then use my step-by-step guide to reinstall it. I expect that it will take care of the problem. ... Kirby Vacuums
Brushes won't turn remain motionless as if cleaning hard floors even though button depressed could it be a problem with the brushes or button still under guarantee
There is a re-set button located on the brush head on the left side as viewed if you are standing directly behind the vacuum cleaner. It is black in color and is recessed slightly into the cover of the brush cover. It is round and about the size of t ... Dyson DC18 all floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Eureka The boss Smartvac Model #4870 roller brush won't turn even on the highest setting and the belt smells hot. we took the belt off. How can you tell if it needs replaced?
Just by what you explained I can tell that it needs to be replaced. The belt doesn't have to be broken to need replacing, if it is stretched and worn then it will slip on the motor shaft and not turn the brush roll and get hot. Here is a link to the ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Brush will not turn even when disconnected from belt and trying to turn it by hand. What does this mean?
\012Hi there,\012That means that the roller brush needs to be replaced as the bushings on the end of the roller are more than likely worn out and you can purchase the roller ... Bissell Vacuums
The gear that turns the dual brushes on my Bissell Spot Lifter 1716 seems to be stripped. The belt looks loose as well, but when I take the belt cover and the brush assembly out, the gear that turns the brushes is loose and appears to be stripped on the cogs. When I turn the machine on the belt turns the gear but the brushes just sit there an vibrate. They make an attempt to turn now and then but not much. Need to get a schematic or the parts so I can order the gear if it is available and th
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My Bissell Model 3760-4 is not working properly. The belt has been replaced (and checked 3 times), but the brush bar does not move when the brush motor button is on. The little metal turning piece that turns the belt is turnable with one's finger when the belt is off, but when we put it all back together and turn on the vacuum, the brush bar does not go around and the burning belt smell returns. The portable part of the machine works properly. It's the brush bar. It has been cleared of hair, etc
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Hoover WindTunnel S3765. The motor spins and the belt turns when I turn the brushes on, and the brushes will spin. The problem is that when I do this on carpet, the brushes stop spinning. As soon as I pull the "head" off the carpet, the brushes spin again. It's almost as if the vacuum suction is too great. I took the head apart and watched the motor turn the metal spindle that the belt rests on, and the belt turns as well.
The belt is stretched and needs replacement.(Belt # 38528036) . The brush is not turning against resistance. ... Hoover Vacuums
For some reason, when I tried to put the floor vacuum attachment back on and vacuum the carpet, I realized that the belt was not engaging. the belt is in there and not broken, but it is not turning the beater brush. it is just hanging loose around the brush. When I turn the wheel to engage the brush, it picks the belt up, but when I attach the vacuum to the attachment, the brush is just not turning.
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Brushes wont spin ,even though the belt is intact
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Faithful Sebo X1 upright, about 12 years old, stopped working today. I replaced old with new dust bag, checked all dust paths were clear, checked main brush was clear/clean, and drive spindle rotated OK with fingers. When power switched on, the two red indicators briefly flash on then off, but nothing more happens, motor does not start - even with power reaching machine. Tried removing all consumables, refitting and turning on a few times to reset, no joy. Removed base cover, both belts were i
At 12 years, this vacuum has had a good long life. I suspect the motor is shot, but it could be due to faulty wiring and connections. A bad switch, break in the power cord, and worn brushes in the motor are other causes.\015\012I recommend ta ... Sebo Automatic X1 Bagged Upright Vacuum