Having problems with your Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum ?
Belt not turning
\015 It turns on but belt not rotating... light is not on either.\015
Those have a tendency to short out in the wands. Use a test light or meter to find out where the power stops. Test lower wand first then upper then hose, then unit. Replacement wands are available, there's really no fixing them. I'll include a link to the wands I'm referring to.
Lower (most common)
Upper (very common)
Lower (most common)
Upper (very common)
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