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Brush roller won't turn. The beld is not broken!
Check to see if the beater brush that the belt drives is frozen or sluggish to turn by hand.\015\012If it is, remove the beater brush, clean well and pay special attention to the ends. There are hard rubber pieces that should turn freely by hand. If they do not, hit with a little bit of WD40 and turn by hand until they are free to turn.\015\012Check the tension of the belt as it might have stretched.
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Hoover Mach 6 U5198-900 vacuum roller brush won't turn. I had opened the bottom to clean hair off the roller. the belts are not broken. When I closed it and turned it on, now the roller brush won't turn. I can push and turn it by hand, but not easily. Then I noticed the brush on/off switch is turned off, but when I step on it, it won't turn on. I was thinking I let something get out of place when I opened the bottom, but can't see what.
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Brush roller won't turn. The beld is not broken!
Check to see if the beater brush that the belt drives is frozen or sluggish to turn by hand.\015\012If it is, remove the beater brush, clean well and pay special attention to the ends. There are hard rubber pieces that should turn freely by hand. I ... Dyson Vacuums
Brush roller wont turn, motor is good and the curcuit board appears fine. No evidence of anything blown or broken wires either.
Judging from this parts diagram:\012http://www. ... Dyson DC15 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
A cap on one end of the roller brush is centered and turns freely. The one on the other end is not centered and does not turn but does not look broken. It looks like it's supposed to be that way but it doesn't allow the roller brush to turn. How to I solve this?
It's hard to say definitively what the problem is here. Rollers usually have bearings at each end and they can wear or freeze up especially if they are exposed to water. When you say that the cap is not centered, I assume that you mean that you hav ... Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum
Kirby sentria My roller brush won't spin belt is not broken I cleaned the Roller brush and put it back it. It put it back but it looks like the sensor balls aren't touching the plastic part underneath. The green light Doesn't turn on either. It was just working and it stop picking up out of nowhere this
My bissell brush band has come off and wont stay on thus the brush will not turn, there is also a black arm type thing on a spring inside (on both sides) on the pump belt side it has broken - the side where the brush belt is, help im searching for parts and a way to fix it but im getting no joy, incidentley the brush belt thickness looks way to thick for the small thickness for the brush belt cog (?) to stay on........am i missing something? so i need to get the arm thing replaced plus find a
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My dyson dc25 just turned off while i was using it first the roller brush stoped turning so i used the hose and now it turned off and wont turn on how do i fix it?
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Brush / roller wont turn
Most likely the belt is broken. Bad news regarding all Dyson's. You can't replace just the belt your self. You have to purchase a new belt assembly which includes the gears. And it wont be cheap. I would call it a design flaw but i am sure that ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Need to open rotating brush part of vacumm as motor functioning but roller not turning...perhaps belt broken put need to get into ..inside brush box ...Need help need instruction with diagrams Thanks for help Robert
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Roller brush won't turn...the motor runs but wont turn..acts like it is seized up..
The belt may have come of or broke..\015\012Turn the vac over so the bottom is facing up..\015\012Remove the scews in the plate cover that surrunds the brush..\015\012Remove the plate cover..\015\012You will see if the belt is ... Vacuums
Kenmore Canister Vac, Progressive, 25512 255513 model. Brush won't turn. One end of the brush roller, end closest to belt, is off center which is keeping it from turning freely. The end cap is like a square. Other ends turns fine. Do these end caps come off? If so how? Can't get it to budge. This is exactly what is keep brush roller from turning.
Take a flat head screw driver and pry the end cap off. It will come off. You might have some string or hair around it causing it to not turn. ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
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.
Hi there SmartAlec from NelsonVacuums.com.au here. I have to say that if it is not as simple as a belt - I assume that when you checked that the brushes weren't caught that ... Hoover U8125-900 Savvy Bagged Upright Vacuum
Roller brush wont turn on my dc28
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Vacuum brush roller wont turn - Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
You dont say if you checked if the belt is still whole so my guess is the belt broke(it could've fallen off and not be there at all but you definately need a belt) check that and let us know ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
The brushed roller on my Hoover Upright Canister has quit turning. Is this a broken belt? A friend recommended a "reset" button--is there such a thing?? Everything else works fine; power, suction, headlight. That belt just doesn't work anymore since we accidentally caugght the edge of a throw rug.
Belt. There is no reset on this model. ... Hoover U5507900 Elite Rewind Bagless Upright Vacuum
I just bought shark V15Z handheld bagless vac, used it twice and now the roller brush won't turn, but the belt isn't broken?
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Roller brush bar wont turn after te machine made a popping noise then just only the vaccum is now working
I had this exact problem after moving the machine by car. after opening the machine there is some dampness so suspect popping was caused by liquid mixing with electricity. The machine does have drain holes so leave it upright for a week or two and t ... Bissell 9200 Upright Vacuum
After vacuuming over a thick strand of loose carpert my brush roller will not turn on its own. The piece of carpet was removed easily and the belt is not broken. Your assistance would be helpful. Thanks
Make sure you can spin the brush by hand. The belt got hot and glazed when the carpet was stuck and will need replaced. ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I'm using (or WAS using) a Eureka ''the boss'' model 8803. The belt broke, no biggie, so I replaced it with a Eureka model U belt, the problem is when I put the new belt on and turn on the vaccuum, the belt breaks again. I am also having trouble getting the brush roller to fit right when the belt is in place. I can't find any sharp edges that would cut the belt,nor can I find where any small bits may have broken. Anyone have a solution for me?
First, make sure you have the right belt, second, i am thinking that you are not lineing the roller up right, it will only fit one way. look at the ends of the roller and the grooves where it slides in, you should be able to see clearly how it goes. ... Vacuums
I have a Hoover Windtunnel Farrington upright model U6431-900 It has worked flawlessly until last week. The roller brush has stopped turning and I believe it is the belt that has broken but I am not sure how to remove the cover to inspect it and replace the belt if that is the problem. Please inform me how to perform the operation and what I should I look for? Is there a site with a diagram on how to replace said parts? Thanks for any and all helpful info that you can supply me with. Larry
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Roller brush turns independently of belt drive system - belt is not broken
The belt may have slipped of the shaft. ... Riccar 8955 Upright Vacuum
Brush roller wont turn on ergorapido ultra+ vacumm model EL 1020
Brush roll wont turn
Might be that the the idler wheel is stuck and not engaging the V belt. If you look down just past the V belt you will see a black roller, it needs to be against the belt. It is either stuck or the asm. is broken. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Riccar model rad.7 upright (radiance). roller brush won't turn and red roller brush indicator is on. roller will turn easily by hand and belt is in place. how do i fix this?
As you already know, the red brush indicator light indicates that the brush roll has stopped turning, usually because an object has become stuck in the brush roll. When that happens you should turn the machine off (unplug it also for safety), remove ... Riccar 8955 Upright Vacuum
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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