Having problems with your Eureka 5856BVZ Boss Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
My boss model 5892 brush will not roll
\015 The brush will not roll\015
This unit has a reset button on the side of the hood. Recline handle, turn power switch on, pressing down in carpet mode, press reset buttonon the side of the hood, the brush should turn on.
If the belt isn't broken and the brush still doesn't spin, you may try putting a few turns of electrical tape around the area on the brush roll where the belt attaches-- it will increase the tension on the belt and get it spinning again. Worked in my case anyway.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Eureka 5856BVZ Boss Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
My boss model 5892 brush will not roll
This unit has a reset button on the side of the hood. Recline handle, turn power switch on, pressing down in carpet mode, press reset buttonon the side of the hood, the brush should turn on. ... Eureka 5856BVZ Boss Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The brush won't roll so i guess i need a new belt. the one there is intact but seems loose. Any other suggestions? Thx. Lynn eureka the Boss Model 405 and type B1.
... Eureka Boss SuperLite Bagless Upright Vacuum, 405AVacuum
Hoover Bagless Hello, My Hoover bag less (Model U5280-900) is not picking up dirt like it should. The brush roll is spinning fine, but the bristles on it are only about one quarter inch long. I am wondering how long they should be. The vacuum is quite a few years old. Do you think it is time to replace the brush roll. Could you email me at [email protected] about this topic. The product bar below did not contain my model no. The correct model no. is above in my message. Thanks
If the belt is more than six months old then change it even if it is not broken. then replace your filters if that doesnt work than check the hoses for a clog drop a marble down them and make sure it comes out. ... Hoover U5753-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
Brush rolls of my Euro-Pro Shark vacuum (model-UV 210CN) are stuck; the brush is unable to roll. Does that mean I have to the roll on one end or the whole brush unit? I live in Canada and if possible let me know where I can find a store. Thank you.
... Euro-Pro Shark Professional Upright Vacuum with Bonus StickVac Red Bagless Vacuum
How is the V-belt tension adjusted (Hoover Model U6439-900)or how do I know if the tension is correct? There seems to be a lot of "play" in the belt and I'm wondering if that is the reason the brush roll only turns as the wheels turn, regardless of the carpet height setting. And yes, the brush roll is set for carpet, not hard floor. Or is the cause of the problem something other than the V-belt? A new flat belt was installed when the machine was professionally serviced so I assume (?) that was a
The V-Belt is not adjustable. There are two ways the belt has no tension: (1) when the handle is upright, a mechanical lever takes the drive tension off the belt, and (2) the brush roll lever setting you described. The upper handle would have to be ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
No matter how many new belts we put in the brush will not rotate when it touches the floor. If you hold it straight up the brush rotates like crazy. Why is the brush not cleaning the floor. Yes, I have the right belt. It is R we have the boss. 12 amps. Model 4870
There is probably an accumulation of slippery stuff on the shaft that drives the belt. You can scrape it clean with a sharp knife or a razor blade. You might need to use some kind of solvent to get it clean, and if you do, be sure to follow up wit ... Eureka Vacuums
After many years of faithful service our Electrolux Cyclone Power Lite Model Z410A (motorised brush roll). has come to the end of its life. Questions:- Is it now obsolete ? If so can you recommend a similar but suitable model we can purchase ? Regards Peter Downs
... Electrolux Vacuums
I have a Eureka The Boss Mini (Model # 442) vacuum cleaner. It is not working properly sometimes Today I did a cleaned the roller brush thoroughly and powered it on to see if it spins at all. It spins only in Carpet model, but stops sometimes. Please can you tell me what could be the problem?
... Electrolux Vacuums
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
Eureka boss 5893A brush roll does not work
You have to prss the pedal and lean it back the brush roll wil enguage ... Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum
Eureka model 71 how to clean the brush roll
... Eureka Vacuums
The brush roll on my Eureka Bagless The Boss 4 dimension cleaning vaccum itsn't working. How do I fix it?
Take either the plate over the brush roll off, if it doesn't come off, then the top cover comes off, should be 2 or 3 screws on the top to remove. Then you can get to the belt and brush roll. Check the brush roll, make sure the ends turn freely, if ... Eureka Vacuums
My 4870 K Boss is 2 years old. I have replaced belts & filters in the specified intervals. This last time I replaced the belt after a year, it shredded 3 of them on the outside edge of the belt in about 5 minutes of use. I ordered a new brush roller & heavy duty belt which I installed. It began shredding the belt in less than 5 minutes of use. What is your suggestion? Is this a known problem with this model? Eureka says no and is not standing behind it.
The only reason why it would be shredding the belt is if the pulleys were not lined up correctly. Check the allignement of the belt to make sure there is nothing kepping the pulleys from being in line. The other thing that it could be is if the rolle ... Vacuums
I have a Eureka Mega Boss Central Vac Model # CV1801P. The suction works when the handle button is pushed left (floor mode) but no suction happens when the button is pushed right. When the floor attachment is hooked up and the button is pushed right, the brush rotates, but there is no suction.
... Eureka Vacuums
I have the Eureka 4870 "The Boss" Smart Vac. The beater bar began to turn constantly and can't be shut by moving the Brush Roll Contol to Bare Floor position or the machine to the upright postion. It has also eaten two new belts. A local tech says he has seen this problem whereby the free-wheel assembly that makes contact with the belt to engage the beater bar is misalgned and cannot disengage. It is usually the chassis which would mean replacement of enough parts that would not be worthwhile
... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
The brush roll does not turn or turns very slowly in my Electrolux model EL6986 A
... Electrolux UltraSilencer Vacuum Cleaner (formerly the Harmony) Fast Free S
Hello, I have Kenmore Vacuum Cleaner Model 116, serial # DH1037491. The brush roll does not spin. I do not know how to take it apart and clean. I will appreciate very much any advice. Thanks in advance
... Kenmore 33721 Upright Vacuum
I have a Eureka Boss Model 411... I need to know where the reset button is for the suction motor. The canister was clogged on the backside, I didn't see it and the suction motor shut off. I have cleared the obstruction, but don't know where the reset is for that motor. I know how to reset the brush head motor.
If your vacuum motor overheats, it will stop working. it will start working again once it cools. ... Eureka 411A Upright Vacuum
If the power brush does not roll, I presume it would be a belt. Where can I get a replacement for this model? Do you know of any diagram for the unit or how to remove the belt? Many thanks,
... Easy Flo SQ9020 Bagless Central System Cyclonic Vacuum
Lift-Off Bagless Deluxe model number 3750L hi there, can u please tell me if there is anyway i can fix my brush roll; It is not turning and the rubber band is getting burnt out; More
Hi\015\012You would need to replace the brush module. You can contact Bissell customer service here at this link I'm giving you and they can direct you to a local dealer that will have what you need. ... Vacuums
My brush roll does not turn off. is this vacuum safe for hardwood floors.it is an older model 6423-900
... Hoover U6426-900 Bagged Upright 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
Hi good day, I have a Kenmore Grab n Go 12.0AMPS Vacuum cleaner, Model# 116.34722402 & serial#T53601507. The vacuum is now having a problem whereby the rolling brush underneath is not spinning when the vac is on. This has caused it to stop sucking up dust. Could you please advise as to what might be the problem. Thanks in advance for your kind assistance. regards, Clarance
... Kenmore 34722 Grab-N-Go Upright Vacuum
The belt on my used Eureka Boss 5857 upright slips off the end of the motor shaft every time the vacuum is used. When I turn the brush roll slowly by hand, the belt walks toward the end of the shaft. It looks like there was a plastic projection from the base that snapped off, and maybe that plastic piece used to block the belt from falling off. Do I need to try to reconstruct that plastic piece, or is something else wrong?
... Eureka 5856BVZ Boss Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Hoover windtunnel U6425-900 the brush roll is not turning. Both belts are in good shape, I cleaned the brush roll and it is free of debris, the setting is on carpet and the brush roll still will not turn. There is a "burning rubber" smell when you attempt to push the vaacum forward a few times. The small belt does not seem to be pulling properly but appears to be in good shape.
... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum