Having problems with your Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum ?
How to take the brush out?
\015 A string is stuck inside the left side of the brush of my Kenmore Progressive Bagless. How do I take the brush out to remove the string?\015\012Thanks for your help.\015
This is actually incredibily difficult on this vacuum because of the no belt, dual motor setup. Try cutting the string from the outside without opening the vacuum.
There should be screws on the bottom plate covering the brush roll, take those out and it should come off and then you can access the brush roll.
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