Having problems with your Hoover U6616-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum ?

Belt Keeps Coming Off

\015 Belt keeps coming of motor shaft when shutting down or pressure is applied on roller in low carpet setting while operating. I placed belt back on and all seems to be in line but when I close it up and start operating it it works until I set it on low carpet or shut it off and then turn back on...any solution would be apprecitaed.\015

Answers :

Replace the belt with afresh, proper sized one. Yours is stretched. It will be shiny on the underside. hoover belts are meant to fit snug. Check the bearings on the end of the brush roll to remove dirt and thread. The proper belt will need to be stretched into place using the brush for leverage. Likely that your low carpet is more dense causing enough drag to throw the stretched belt.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Hoover U6616-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright 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 :

The belt keeps coming off. There is a little U shaped metal piece that came off when the belt first came off. Where does it go? When we first got the vacuum, we sucked something up and the belt came off and that little metal piece fell out. The belt now periodically comes off when we bump something. Please help us!!!!!!!!!!!!


... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum

Windtunnel belt I have a new Hoover Windtunnel canister. The belt keeps coming off. It happened a couple weeks ago (several times after putting the belt back on) so I assumed I might need a new belt as it might have dried out at the store. I ordered new belts and today I used it for about an hour and the belt came off again, twice. There doesn't seem to be anything to hold the belt on the stem as it seems to slip off. I have tried it centered, to the left and to the right....can you help. I am v


I've successfully used a compatible belt - Royal 104425001 .It's still new, but for the time being at least - it works. ... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum

Is there any way to repair or replace the belt GUIDE on the inside of the belt compartment of a '97 Hoover Wind Tunnel (not self-propelled)? It became twisted when a belt broke and now the belt rubs against it and sounds really weird, and I'm sure new belts will continue to break.. This guide is a long piece of molded material (part of the compartent wall) to keep the belt from coming off the pulley. It also had a sort of metal clip on it. It was loose and I took it off because of the way the pa


Honestly you should take it to a vac.shop they can fix any vac. ... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum

Hoover Windtunnel - the belt keeps coming off & it is the correct


One compatible belt that I use and works (at least while its new) is Royal 104425001. Try that. ... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum

Oreck belts keep coming off


For orecks it is usually the fan housing has loosened everything. your belt will slip. if your vac is under warranty, then fixing should be free. if not, it is about $60 ... Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Belt keeps coming off


I believe there is something wrong with the roller, could be the barrings or the end caps are warped. Try this, take the roller out and with each hand on each end hold the roller and try to spin the roller with your thumb. If it does not spin freely ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum

Vacumm Belt keeps coming off.


Stick a little bit of tape on the inner half of the spindle, this will put an angle on the belt and should prevent it slipping off. ... Hoover Vacuums

Hoover Self Propelled Wind Tunnel. Keeps throwing off drive belt. New belt. Starts up fine, as soon as you release and lower handle, belt comes off spindle


Hi, it sounds as though that when you release the handle, I no this puts pressure on the brush or spindle, this is causing the belt to come off. You need to remove the roller brush and check it for any thing that may have rapped around it causing it ... Vacuums

Replacement parts... I've got a 3594 Bissell and the belt has come completely off. In the process of breaking, it bent the metal guide inside the motor housing and melted the plastic that holds the guide and keeps the belt inline with the roller. I've got it running again by using a screw I filed all the threads off of, but it only works for 10 minutes at a time before breaking another belt. This process is getting expensive, as it usually takes 30 minutes to completely vacuum the house. Is ther


Most likely it is the top cover that needs to be replaced, part #2031238 and is around $30. It would have that guide on it. ... Bissell 3594 CleanView PowerTrak Bagless Upright Vacuum

My vax swift 1600, has began to make a huge rattle noise, no noise when brushes and belt is removed. Seems like the belt is rubbing against the side. Wondering if there is meant to be a screw or something to keep the belt in place and it has come off.


... VAX Appliances Vax X5 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Belt on side keeps coming off


I've had Dyson Vacuums for years without any problem. Since they come with a 5 year Warranty, I would take it back to the store where you bought it from and demand an exchange for a new or (Manufacturer) refurbished unit.\015\012\015\012M ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Belt Keeps Coming Off


Replace the belt with afresh, proper sized one. Yours is stretched. It will be shiny on the underside. hoover belts are meant to fit snug. Check the bearings on the end of the brush roll to remove dirt and thread. The proper belt will need to be stre ... Hoover U6616-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum

Belt keeps coming off


Great. Glad to help.\015\012\015\012If you would, take a moment to rate this solution. Thank you. Happy vacuuming. :-) ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Belt keeps coming off.


The dowel that the belt attaches to should have a slight "V" in it. This prevents the belt from slipping off. Check that, if it isn't there than you may need to replace the dowel. I own a Bissell ... Bissell 37604 Lift-Off Pet Bagless Upright / Canister Vacuum CleanerVacuum

I'm trying to replace the belt that drives the sprayer on my Bissell ProHeat but the package with the belts did not come with instructions. I keep finding instructions on the internet, but without pictures, I have no idea what I'm supposed to do. Please help.


... Bissell ProHeat Turbo Deep Cleaner Upright Steam Vacuum

Hoover windtunnel vacum..belt is rotating..brush is not..plus belt keep coming off


More than likely, there is hair or fibres caught up in the bearings binding them. There are usually 2 screws you can remove on the bottom of the vaccume that allow you to remove the plate. The back part of the plate usually locks in with tabs. Remove ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Kenmore Canister Vac, Progressive, 25512 255513 model. Brush won't turn. One end of the brush roller, end closest to belt, is off center which is keeping it from turning freely. The end cap is like a square. Other ends turns fine. Do these end caps come off? If so how? Can't get it to budge. This is exactly what is keep brush roller from turning.


Take a flat head screw driver and pry the end cap off. It will come off. You might have some string or hair around it causing it to not turn. ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum

Vacuum belt keeps coming off. Need instructions on how to change belt on Panasonic mc-6955 upright vacuum cleaner.


... Vacuums

I heard that a class action lawsuit against Oreck Vacuum is being started because of all the problems customers are having with their vacuums. Does anyone know about this? My Oreck is only a couple of years old and keeps burning up belts. I took it in after only one week of usage when I started to notice white smoke coming out of it and the smell of burning rubber. I feel like I got the old run-around, when the service tech told me he couldn't find anything wrong (but replaced the burned up belt


You are correct about the fact that legal action has been taken. Go to this link to read more\015\012\015\012 ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum

I just replaced the belt on my Kirby Heritage II, and it keeps coming off. It is engaged when I check it, but as soon as I start vacuuming, it comes off?!


You got the wrong size. ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum

Belt keeps coming off even though I replaced it with a new one. It will not stay on keeps throwing them off.


Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=40485&thid=739734\015\012Belt (by 2 users)\015\012Posted by lynndian on Jul 04, 2008Belt keeps coming off even though I ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Hoover Wind Tunnel - Belt Keeps Coming Off


This is the same problem I had. We took it to a vacuum repair store and they fixed it for $80.00!! It lasted about 6 months and it just happened again. I'm not spending the money - I'm looking for another vacuum cleaner. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

The belt keeps coming off my very new dirt devil about 4 weeks old


... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum

Belt keeps coming off


Hi There, Most likely 1 of 3 problems.1. The belt is stretched and so is just slipping off Solution change the belt2. THe brush roller has siezed bearings so brush cant turn properly so belt is slipping off the shaft.Solution - ch ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.mictaservice.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.0742 seconds