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My self-propelled Hoover wind tunnel vac. cleaner is hard to push

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Take the brush belt and slip it over the pull into the groove. Then take the flat belt and hook onto the motor shaft and then pull belt over pull and push it around the entire pulley. It can be difficult but after the first time it is easy. You ha ... Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum

Self Propel doesn't work on Hoover Wind Tunnel

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