Having problems with your Hoover H3060 FloorMate SpinScrub 800 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum ?

My Hoover spin/scrub floor cleaner has stopped scrubbing- the brushes spin for a few seconds right after turning it on, then stop until I turn it off and then on again. How can I fix this? I do not have a lot of money. I have taken off and cleaned the brushes and bottom vacuum opening.

Answers :

Hi giacoma11,

The common cause for this problem is the belt of your vacuum. It could be that the belt came loose or already worn out and needs replacement. To check if the belt is loose all you need to do is unscrew the bottom of the vacuum and look to see if your belts are off the track. If so, just stretch it back onto it and the brushes should start to spin again. I'm not sure what model you have but you can get replacement belt if needed from any hardware store in your area.

Hope it helps.

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It sounds like a loose worm gear that drives the brushes around
\015\012total disassembly will be required to check
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