Having problems with your Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum ?

Brushes turn slowly only when the base is raised.

\015 Hi, I just love this machine; so when there is a problem I am very upset. This is the first problem I've had since I purchased. I have a SpinScrub Heated Cleaner, ( F7000 series) I think. Well, the brushes won't turn when in contact with the carpet. I use this unit approx. 8-10 times a year. I always clean it very well after each use, including the brushes. I don't know which part needs replaced, if any. Please help me. Also I will need assistance taking this thing apart. I have relatives coming for the holidays, please hurry.\015\012\015\012Thank you, Barb\015

Answers :

The brush assembly is stuck with dirt and dust, if you have not fixed it yet, either the brush assembly must be taken apart, or replace the whole assemby.

If you have already fixed the hoover, then disregard this comment.
Change the belt. theres is screws at the bottom 4-5 screws you will need a fillips head screw driver and as you lossen the screw the bottom should com apart and the belt is right there.
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