Having problems with your Filter Queen Majestic Canister Vacuum ?

I have a Filter Queen Majestic 360 and am having problems with the powerhead. There is a loud rattling noise in the powerhead, especially when I vacuum thicker carpet. I have replaced the motor, roller brush, and belt, but the rattling remains. It sounds like it is coming from the roller brush area,and when I turn the powerhead over, it rolls free and sounds fine. Any thoughts?

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Hi there, as per your information i guess its a problem of power transformer. He can't supply the proper power in the motor & thats why the noise will come from the transformer. Thanks & waiting for your feedback.
Both of these solutions are probable but impractical. The fix to my issue, same as you are experiencing, is more than likely caused by the play of the brush head inside the power head case.
\012Upon removal of my brush it showed pitting or scuffing in the plastic on the very ends of the rotating mount. After assemble holding inward on each side of the power head stopped the noise, thus the noise being caused by play in the head housing.
\012This can be possibly solved by replacing the brush and i cannot comment on that as I repaired the problem with believe it or not, duct tape.
\012What you do is diassemble the case. Before removing the brush inspect the ends of the roller and notice the amount of movement. Now remove the brush from the housing. Find an material to fill that gap. I used Duct Tape and applied three layers to each end of the brush roller; on the top large half moon shape and on the bottom smaller shape leaving the protruding parallel lines uncovered and unmodified. Once complete install modified brush into the housing and reassemble.
\012Time for a test?? Yep, and three times quieter at least. Merry Christmas ENJOY!
\012The model I have is a 112c with the power head. Not sure if applicable to any other models.

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