Having problems with your Hoover F5905-900 Vacuum ?
Brushes are not turning on Hoover Model f5905-900
\015 I have powwer to the carpet cleaner but the brushes are not spining\015
Sounds like it does not have a belt (which goes from the motor, to the roller brush) write down the make/model and go to the nearest hardware store and buy a replacement belt. Usually pretty cheap.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Hoover F5905-900 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 :
Beater brushes not turning on the wife's Hoover Steam Vac model F5905-900. Found one prior ''solution'' stating that it sounded like the belt was bad. That was my original thought, but on checking schematics and trying to find part numbers at Sears Parts Direct and at Hoover, it does not appear the F5905-900 steam vac HAS any belts to begin with. What's next??
This one I can tell you about from personal experience with that generation Hoover Steam Vac. After using it about 7 or 8 times my brushes stopped turning also.I disassembled it (kind of like disassembling a Chinese puzzle box) and found ... Hoover F5905-900 Vacuum
Brushes are not turning on Hoover Model f5905-900
Sounds like it does not have a belt (which goes from the motor, to the roller brush) write down the make/model and go to the nearest hardware store and buy a replacement belt. Usually pretty cheap. ... Hoover F5905-900 Vacuum
I have a hoover steamvac model # F5915-900 and the brushes are not turning when I turn the selector from off to low or high. I've checked to make sure the brushes are locked in place and they turn manually with no resistance. What else can i do?
(1) Remove the brush assembly by pulling/unlatching it from base on each side.\015\012(2) Does one of the brushes have the drive pin present? It should be about ¼ inch square, and two inches lo ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
We have a Hoover upright vacuum cleaner, model Core 7. There is a switch that turns on and off the brush drive. This operates via a cam with a bearing putting pressure on the final drive belt to engage the brush head. My brush head is not turning and with the lever set to engage the drive there is still considerable slack in the final drive belt. There appears to be only a bearing deflecting the belt, should there be a pully or other device mounted on this bearing? There is so much slack a
Yes, there should have been a white plastic sprocket on top of the bearing - in its channel the belt would sit. Unfortunately no parts are available for this unit that can be bought retail - only available by order to dealer repair shops.\012\012\012 ... Hoover Vacuums
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
HOOVER STEAMVAC Model# F5842-9RM 120v 12 amp Carpet Cleanerworks well. Hooked up upholstrey attachment, used it. Reassembled to standard operation, the aggitator brushes do not work. I dis assembled brush insert verything good. ran cleaner and the square hole that the bushes insert into did not rotate with cleaner on. turned off lightly tried to turn mechinism in machine no luck. Reassembled aganin, reinserted cleaning tool, then disconnected it. agitator still doesn't work. toggled switch
... Hoover Vacuums
Hoover, model # UH30070 Wind tunnel vacuum Brush won't turn. I do not see how to remove this to replace the brush, and besides it's only about a year old! Why is it already broken? There's no visible evidence on the brush that would make it stop, i.e. string, clogged, etc. Can you help?
... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
I recently purchased a Hoover SteamVac to replace an old one because the brushes would not turn. I used it last week and then tried to use it last night and the same thing happened w/ the brand new model - the brushes won't. I've cleaned the brushed, the filter and everything else I can see. Can you help?
Those things are a waste of money you better off renting one. but the only thing i could think of is that something is stuck or your belt came off track ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum
I have a Hoover steamvac Dual V carpet cleaner Model No. F7427-900. This is a spin scrub upright. My brushes will not work. We think the white square that the brushes fit up into in the center of the brushs is not turning. Can you help me.
You are on the right track! Place a screwdriver (flatbladed) into the white drive square and try to turn it. If it is locked up the drive assembly is your problem. It is very common for these parts to lock up because of the moisture involved with ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
I have a Hoover pet cyclonic upright model uh70085. the brush won't spin, I thought maybe the small belt was stretched, I ordered the correct replacement belt and replaced it, I still have slack and the brush won't turn. the floor and brush adjustment seems to be working correctly. Thanks, Tom
... Dirt Devil Hoover Uh70085 Pet Cyclonic? Upright Vacuum
Hoover Model U6425-920, Series Q 12.0. runs 3-5 minutes, shuts down on thermal reset. motor shaft and brush both turn freely. cannot detect any roughniss at all in shaft turning.
... Hoover Vacuums
My Hoover Duros (blue color, S3000 something model with the power brush) worked fine for 3 years, than it died. The other day I couldn't turn it on... What can it be? A fuse? Where's is the fist in this model?
Manual > http://hoover.com/file/682/To reset the breaker:(1) Push the ON/OFF switch ... Vacuums
Hoover Steam Vac Dual V Model F7223-900 brushes will not turn
Self propell doesn't work. Motor spins and belt burns, brushes do not turn. model Hoover self propelled u6425-900
May be a stripped sprocket/cog or snapped shaft. check and replace as needed. ... Hoover Vacuums
The brushes on my hoover steamvac widepath wont turn the filter is clean model # f-6024-900
... Hoover F7220900 SteamVac V2 Upright Vacuum
My hoover upright model u5445-900 won't ****. the hose isn't clogged, the brushes are turning. don't know what else to do. can you help?
... Hoover Vacuums
How do I change the belt on a Hoover Steamvac Model # F5905-900. The brushes are not rotating strong enough. They rotate while they are off the carpet but once you lower them to the carpet they stop rotating.
... Hoover F5905-900 Vacuum
I have a hoover windtunnel model U8130-900. The brushes don't turn!
My windtunnel brushes only turn with the handle down ... is yours the same? Check the belts ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum
Hoover shampooer. model f5906-900 series 12.0 brushes on bottom won't turn.
... Hoover Vacuums
After replacing the flat bet and v belt on my Hoover model U6433-900; serial No. 12300043057, purchased June 23, 2004, the brush roller still does not turn when I release the foot lever to vaccuum.
Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=725351\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012After replacing the flat bet\015\012Posted by maha ... 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
Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=783264\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012I have a Hoover WindTunnel\015\012Posted by ... Vacuums
I purchased a hoover windtunnel 2 model#u8361900 in Dec 2007.I am very disappointed because the self cleaning filter is not turning and particles keep clogging in that area. I have manually removed the particles but the filter will not turn.I also haven't been able to use the pet brush for some time.The cleaner has not been used hard about once a week since it was purchased.I am not happy that this product has stopped working effiently since purchased 6 months ago. Thank you Marcia Long Pottstow
The filter stands up right.the bottom goes in first then snap in the top.turn it by hand and you should hear it click if you have it in right ... Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum
Machine makes a motor noise, but brushes won't turn. Can't see a belt anywhere & can't open it up. Hoover SpinSteam Model #F7431-900
Hello,\015\012\015\012This unfortunately is a very notorious problem for the Hoover SteamVac's. I have written a pretty detailed step by step guide on how to diagnosis, and fix this problem though. \015\012\015\012Here's a ... Vacuums
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
I own a Hoover Steam Vac Plus w/ Rotating Brushes (model#F5871-900), when I turn on the power I hear a medium-loud hum coming from the motor area and nothing works. What could be the issue?
The motor sounds locked up. Water gets in there and rusts the pieces together. The motor could be replaced, but probably not repaired. ... Vacuums