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I accidently ran over a sock while vacuuming underneath my bed and the belt broke (brush does not rotate now). I've always changed the belts in my vacuum cleaners, but the Healthy Home manual states that I need to bring it into a shop so that a professional repairman can change it. I find this ridiculous and now wish that I never bought it. How do I change the belt myself? PS I have already bought a replacement belt.
... Bissell Healthy Home HEPA Bagless Upright Vacuum - Metallic Blue
Last night as I was vacuuming, I noticed that the belt stop indicator light was on. I pulled out the hair that had gotten tangled around the brush in hopes of solving the problem. It didn't change things. I then unscrewed the entire bottom piece to take out the brush roller. I removed hair from the end piece of the brush roller and reattached the belt; however, I cannot figure out where the microchip is supposed to go so that I can reassemble the base piece by screwing it back together. It seems
Not sure what you mean when you refer to a "microchip" but maybe it is a sensor that works with the belt.\015\012Anyway, if you Google the make and model number of your vacuum you can probably get an exploded view or owners manual that might indicate ... Vacuums
Hi,My agitator brush won't run on my hoover S3590, I changed the belt, that didn't work. I don't see a possible cause in my book except replacing the belt. I think there could be a short, the brush will come on sometimes when pulling back and slightly lifting. Any ideas would be great and can I fix it myself? Thank you for any help, Bobbie
Hi Bobbie\015\012Take apart the electro floor head if you can and inspect inside - it may well be that there's clogged dust preventing the brush from turning and also check both sides of the actual beater bar as thread and tangled hair can often lead ... Hoover S3590 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Change belt how to change the belt for the brush
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Vax 2300 vax v-2300 brush is not turning so changed belt snapped as soon as i put hoover on and getting burning smell put another belt on same again and brushes still not moving only 4 months old
If the roller brush cannot be rotated easily by hand, it is likely that debris is jammed inside the end caps.Make note of the direction arrows on the end caps as you remove the roller brush. You will need to know this for reinstallation. The end caps ... Vacuums
Changing belt while changing the brush belt the cog/gear fell out, ive tried to push it back it but it doesnt seem to stay...is there a way to snap it back in or is the unit broke?
You will have to replace it, and it comes on the pump not separate. ... Bissell 1699 ProHeat Clear View Upright Steam Vacuum
The hose works great, but the head of the vaccuum does not pick up anything !!! I checked every opening that may have been clogged, but nothing came up. When I hold my hand under the brush/roller, it seems to be putting out more air than intaking air. Particles "dance" on the carpet, but don't get "sucked up" into the vaccuum ? I have had the vaccuum only 1 year, so the brushes should not be a problem. I changed the bag, and checked the belt. The belt and brushes seem to be OK. ?
Hi there,Uprights are notorious for debris forming clogs when changing direction. The 90 degree turn where the base suction goes up. Have a closer look . You may need to pull the base plate off to access the blockage.Best reg ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a Hoover Wind Tunnel Self-propelled vacuum. I changed the belts because the brush was not turning. After replacing the belts the brush is still not turning what can be wrong?
There are two belts on the wind tunnel this video will show you how to repair ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a Dyson DC33 bagless vacuum and the beater brush is not turning .. How do I get the cover off the brush to change the belt?
If you lay it down so you can see the bottom of the vacuum, there should be 3 flathead looking screws,just turn them a quarter turn or so, and that bottom should pop off so you can take the brush out and change the belt, just make sure you watch how ... Dyson DC-33 MultiFloor Upright Vacuum Cleaner
There is a shaft that comes out of the pump of my Bissell 1623-1 Power Steamer with gears on it. The belt to the brush attaches to it. When I went to change the belt, the belt was fine but the gear itself with the small shaft on it was no longer attached and just dropped out. It looks like there might have been a bushing there, but no more. Any ideas?
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I have a dyson animal and the brush will not turn i think it is the belt how do i check the belt or change the belt
Hello. In most instances, the problem is the belt. the problem with dyson, as all vacuum repair people will tell you is this. All other brands make it easy to change the belt. Usually for $5. or less. Dyson put the belt inside of an assembly whi ... Dyson Vacuums
The brushed on my steamvac Dual V F7227 are no longer working. We have pulled and cleaned the brushes, and the filter, but the brushes still will not come on. I saw a reply to one person that it is the belt. If so... how do I change it?
Greetings from GoVacuum,The Hoover SteamVac's are notorious for this exact problem. There are several things that can be causing this probelm.First, what you'll need to do is take the brush block out of the machine. To do this ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum
Changeing belt how do you install a new belt? I have an Eureka, The Boss, bagless, upright. The brush is hardly rotating. I think it could be the belt but i cannot open the vacumm to check it. How can I fix this?
I have an eureka power plus vacuum floor cleaner and i have no way of opening the botton to the brush to change my belt for the brush since the brush will not turn.
Look for two screws at the edge of the brush housing. You may see these ones on top. They will be black and recessed ... Eureka Altima Upright Vacuum Model 2996AVS Vacuum
How do you change belt. I have cover off, but can't get brush off
Http://www.bissell.com/images/UserGuides/3574-3576_1005.pdf ... Bissell 3576 CleanView II Bagless Upright Vacuum
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... Eureka Whirlwind Litespeed 5740 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Change the belt on the brush
Dear Norrfam87,here is a website with the manual for your Bissell 7920.http://www.bissell.com/images/UserGuides/7920.pdfOn page 18 and 19,they tell how to replace the belt !I hope this helps,EarlsOK ... Bissell 7920 ProHeat Pro-Tech Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Brush won't turn after changing belt
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How do you change the belt between the brush control system and to brush? The only thing my manual shows, is how to remove the sole plate.
... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have an Oreck XL Platnium. It smells like burning rubber and the brush roller binds and stops as you pull it back and forth, even on a hard floor. I have changed the belt 2 times. I have taken the brush roller out and checked it. It seems to be spinning freely. What could be wrong??
... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
Brush not turning. Slots to install won't alow turning. Don't understand. My wife changed the belt, but the brush has a squared off notch on one end and an round notch on the other. I have the honor of trying to fix it, but the design of the squared off notch won't allow rotation.
I'm having the same problem. Have you found a solution? ... Bissell Lift-Off(R) Revolution(R) Turbo Upright Vacuum
I have hoover mdl U6459-900 and the brush will not rotate even though the main pulley belt is rotating. i have changed booh belts and this did not solve the problem. the suction on the unit seems ok. thanks??
Sound like you need tear down and find whats jamed in it to stop it from turning like string ore hair ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
The roll brush will not turn when on floor. Too much pressure stops brush. Changed belts and still not working
Turn the belt inside out. This problem stems from a design flaw in the mechanism that turns the hoover from bare floor to carpet. After taking it apart I realized that the spring that pushes the belt tight (to make roller spin) is not any where nea ... Hoover U5780-900 Windtunnel Cyclonic Bagless UprightVacuum
I have an old upright hoover vacuum. I need to change the belt but can't figure out how to get to it. The bottom plate over the roller brush comes off but I can't get anything else off to get to the other end of the belt.
Model no. req ... Hoover Vacuums