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How do I replace the belt on a Eureka surfacemax


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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

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 4870GZ. It turns on, but the brush roller doesn't move. The belt looks fine. I do have an extra belt and would try replacing the old belt, but I can't get the old one off the motor shaft or the new one on. I called Eureka customer service. The lady said there's supposed to be a small space between the motor shaft and the outside edge of the vacuum where I can slip the old belt off and the new one on. I don't see it. It looks like the motor shaft goes into a recessed place in the


Remove the top cover so that you can access to belt, You'll find 2 rows of 4 decorative holes on the top cover, In two of the holes you'll find the screws, Please use a flash light to see in that., Once the screws are removed, you'll be able to ... Eureka Vacuums

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Replace the belt on a Eureka contour model 2900 upright vaccum. I just want to see a picture of the way it comes apart. It a almost new and just needs the belt replaced.


I have listed below a link to the owners manual for your model and a link where you can purchase the belt you need. Hope it helps you!Eureka Contour 2900 ... Vacuums

I was replacing the belt on my Eureka Smartvac 4870 and one of the felt gaskets (or part of it) popped out. I thought I put it in correctly, but the first I used it after replacing the belt, the gasket got mangled by the brush. I'm wondering how important it is to get fixed; is it a part I can pick up anywhere and fix myself? Thanks for the help.


I'm no expert but if you mean the felt on the roller, you have to replace the roller (expensive,esp. for such a minor part). So. I found some felt with adhesive in the craft section at Wal-Mart, trimmed it to fit and done deal. Felt reduces friction. ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Smoking belt Hey I have a Eureka 2961 avz bagless vacuum, and if it's on for a few minutes i can smell the belt burning.  If the vacuum is left on any longer the belt starts smoking.  I took the case off and there was a little debris but not much.  Is there a cause and fix or just time to replace the belt?


Belt is slipping because the bearings on the beater brushes, which it turns, are jammed or full of dust. \015\012Alternatively the belt has stretched after being overheated and needs replacing because it now slips. ... Eureka 2961AVZ Bagless Upright Vacuum

I replaced the belt in our Eureka Boss Smart Vac, it still seems loose, it uses a type R belt. The beater belt still doesn't seem to turn properly and seems that it doesn't pick up very well when I use it on my berber carpet. We have 2 dogs and I like to use it frequently. I have changed the bags and belt......


Check to see that the beater brush is not frozen up. Pull the brush and clean it, spraying some WD40 on each end piece that holds the brush in place.\015\012Also be sure the belt is properly installed so that the brush turns in the correct direction ... Eureka Vacuums

My Eureka Boss 4870 belt keeps fraying, stretching, and breaking. When I replace the belt and turn the roller brush by hand, within just a few turns the belt drifts off center and to the left of the roller brush where it starts to rub. How do I fix this?


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Snapping belt The belt broke in my Eureka maxima model 4700 I replaced it and the brush did not move, and the belt just snapped again. What might be causing this?


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It sounds like the machine is clogged. Check the port behind the belt and any and all hoses for obstructions and remove. ... Vacuums

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Eureka model 4870 belt replacement


- NO WAY AROUND THE END OF THE DRIVE SHAFT TO REMOVE DAMAGED BELT.\015\012\015\012\015\012 Following the belt replacement instructions in the manual, I removed the three screws, took off the base ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Broken belts I have had my vacumm for about 3 months and have had to replace the belt twice, is there anything i can do to make this stop? It is an Eureka True clean 12 amp multipath cyclonic system. it has the pet paw on it and the telescopic self cleaning duster. thanks


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Hey i have a eureka 2971 BVZ upright vacuum cleaner and after removing the old belt to replace it. I accidently removed the Guard Belt and i can't remember how to put it back on.


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Eureka model 4870 g2 belt replacement - Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum


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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


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Broken belt i need a replacement belt for eureka altima bagless vacuum


Eureka says size U BELT... NO!! I have tried this numerous times. I finally took off a belt from an old vac. and it works !!! dirt devil size 5 belt is the way to go!! ... Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum

How to replace belt on a eureka boss vacuum - Eureka 4870SZX BOSS SMARTVAC PET LOVER Bagged Upright Vacuum


If you look on the base plate you should see a diagram of how to do it,but if yours don't have a diagram then remove the screws from the base plate it should be three or four they have arrows next to them. take the base plate off and remove the brush ... Eureka 4870SZX BOSS SMARTVAC PET LOVER Bagged Upright Vacuum

I got a Eureka 4471 at a garage sale and I need to replace the belt but I can't seem to find where any screws are to remove anything to access the belt! Help!


Below I have listed a link for your models manual which has instructions and a link for the belt you need. Hope it helps you!Owner's Manual ... Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum

It is not clear how to access the front spool on a Eureka 'Boss - smartvac' 4870K vacuum cleaner, when replacing the belt. Trying to force the flimsy black plastic lever attached to the shiny silver spool where the front end of the belt appears as if it should go, would cause breakage.


The shiny spool is the mechanism that stops the brushroll (brushroll control). The belt only slips around the brushroll, and the motor spindle. ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 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
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