Having problems with your Kenmore 22812 Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

Brush not moving, suction working

\015 Motor runs, brush does not move. will replacing the belt help? if so, where is the belt that needs to be replaced located and how do I know which belt to buy?\015

Answers :

This machine is made for Sears by Panasonic. The power head, depending on model has a "gear" / cog belt or a standard flat rubber belt. First turn the power head over and see if the brush roller turns easily, if so you do need a new belt. To access the belt you will have to remove the hood from the power head. There are 4 screws, one at each of the corners to take out. Once the hood is off you will see where the belt goes and find "teeth" in the motor shaft for the motor / brush roller if you need a gear belt. If both of these are flat you need a rubber belt.
\015\012You can go to sears.com and find the belt you need with the vacuums model number.
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