Having problems with your Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

I have a Wisperingtone Cannister 100 purchased in early 80sbeater bar won't turn...something may be stuck...how do I remove cover plate? Thanks.


Answers :

Take the pwerhead off your vac.
\015\012Face the beater bar upwards toward you.
\015\012Remove 4 Philips screws.
\015\012Remove the plastic shroud from the bottom of pwerhead.
\015\012Carefully remove one end of the beater bar, (the end opposite to the belt)
\015\012 Remove the belt end.
\015\012 Now depending on your model... you should be able to remove both ends of the bar.
\015\012 usually there is thread or carpet fiber wrap around the bar.
\015\012 You mention the 80,s,which also tell me they had a copper fitting where the axle of the beater bar meet. Trying to relace the end pieces may be a task and a half... So purchase the whole unit from the manufacturer.
\015\012 Have fun vaccuming
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