Having problems with your Hoover Tempo Widepath Upright Vacuum - Blue ?
Hoover Mach 6 U5198-900 vacuum roller brush won't turn. I had opened the bottom to clean hair off the roller. the belts are not broken.
When I closed it and turned it on, now the roller brush won't turn. I can push and turn it by hand, but not easily.
Then I noticed the brush on/off switch is turned off, but when I step on it, it won't turn on. I was thinking I let something get out of place when I opened the bottom, but can't see what.
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