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Hoover savvy brushes only work in reverse

\015 When i try to vacuum and push the ubit the brushes stop. When I pull it backwards the brushes staret up and all seems fine, until I forward and then the roller brushes stop rotating. I took the cover off, looked for loose wires etc. but can't find anything there?\015

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