Having problems with your Oreck XLS700A Upright Vacuum ?
Belt keeps fallling off
\015 My belt keeps falling off my upright vaccuum cleaner\015
Adjust tension of the belt.....u possible need a screwdriver or spanner
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Belt keeps fallling off
Adjust tension of the belt.....u possible need a screwdriver or spanner ... Oreck XLS700A Upright Vacuum
Belt keeps sliding over on the roller bar and rubbing on plastic parts. Belt is a "U" belt and I am told it should be a "R" belt. Sears sold me a "U" so I will try and find the R tomorrow. What keeps the belt other than tension from sliding onn the roller bar? Could it be that just the wrong belt could cause this??
The 4870 Series uses Part number 61110. It is a "R" Belt. It will appear too be to large. This is normal. ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Keep replacing belt that drives brusher but keeps breaking. When feel belt driver rod it is superheated.....could it be melting into the stretched belt causing it to weaken?
Http://www.geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=559226\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012Keep replacing belt that drives\015\012 ... Vacuums
I keep replacing the belt and keeps melting and breaks. what do i need to do? everything else is working, the little piece of metal that hooks on the belt gets too hot and melt the belt
I think your talking about the motor spindel,,(the little metal bit?) if the motor is that hot its going to burn out soon, check that the brush is free to turn if its tight free it off its full of grit or fluff also check that the motor turns freely ... Dirt Devil M084600 Dynamite Bagless Upright Vacuum
Belt slipping Belt slips off and rubs causing burning smell from the belt over heating. Of course this puts an indent into the belt and has to be replaced. How do I keep the belt from slipping off? I see no place for a belt adjustment. Which I know would eliminate the problem. Really aggravating to have to replace belt only after two uses.
On the roller/brush where the belt sits if that is scarred up or grooved out that will cause the belt to slip if you can fix roller try but i suggest new roller ... Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum
Windtunnel belt I have a new Hoover Windtunnel canister. The belt keeps coming off. It happened a couple weeks ago (several times after putting the belt back on) so I assumed I might need a new belt as it might have dried out at the store. I ordered new belts and today I used it for about an hour and the belt came off again, twice. There doesn't seem to be anything to hold the belt on the stem as it seems to slip off. I have tried it centered, to the left and to the right....can you help. I am v
I've successfully used a compatible belt - Royal 104425001 .It's still new, but for the time being at least - it works. ... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum
I have a Zanussi 1700W bagless upright vacuum cleaner which keeps cutting out after about 5/10 mins use. I had to replace the rubber drive belt which snapped not long after purchasing and it was fine for a while, but now its just keeps cutting out after a small amount of use. Nothing wrong with belt which is still intact so we don't know what the problem is. It's a great cleaner otherwise - but it's driving us mad!! Please help!
Sweeper belt Hey , i own a fantom thunder sweeper and recently my belt keeps slipping off, i've disassembled it and put it back on a hundred times but it keeps doing it after a few minutes of cleaning , Am i missing a part to hold it on or somthing else wrong i've cleaned it and checked all the ports just cant figure it out and cant find any info online thanks for your time tina
Greetings from GoVacuum.com,Have you replaced the belt with a new one yet? You may want to try replacing the belt, as with flat belts like the Fantom Thunder, they do stretch out 4 -5 inches after time. We in fact recommended replacing ... Fantom Vacums XT450K Upright Vacuum
Powerhead woes Drive belt for power head beater brush on Hoover S3755 keeps jumping off drive motor shaft when vacuuming low pile carpets like oriental rugs unless minimal suction is used. Any tricks to keeping the belt in place other than this?
I've had my Hoover S3755 for about 2 years and loved it, at least until the last couple of months when the "belt slipping off" problem started. I changed the belt and the vacuum would work for a little while then the belt would come off again. I pu ... Hoover S3755 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum
I have a eureka power paw that keeps breaking belts. there doesnt seem to be a part that keeps the belt in place
My belt keeps breaking too, but worse is that I can't find out the size for replacing. Who knows the size I need for the Eureka Power Paw? ... Eureka Vacuums
Is there any way to repair or replace the belt GUIDE on the inside of the belt compartment of a '97 Hoover Wind Tunnel (not self-propelled)? It became twisted when a belt broke and now the belt rubs against it and sounds really weird, and I'm sure new belts will continue to break.. This guide is a long piece of molded material (part of the compartent wall) to keep the belt from coming off the pulley. It also had a sort of metal clip on it. It was loose and I took it off because of the way the pa
Honestly you should take it to a vac.shop they can fix any vac. ... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum
Drive belt keeps breaking on hoover windtunnel vacuum. Drive belt won't turn the agitator. Belt is new. Small belt is new. Agitator is new.
... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
The belt keeps coming off. There is a little U shaped metal piece that came off when the belt first came off. Where does it go? When we first got the vacuum, we sucked something up and the belt came off and that little metal piece fell out. The belt now periodically comes off when we bump something. Please help us!!!!!!!!!!!!
... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
The belt on my vacuum cleaner model 6596 bissel powerforce bagless turbo keeps breaking. As soon as I put on a new belt and start it up the belt snaps. It is the durabelt meant for this vacuum model. Also, my son has been having the same problem with his. He has the same model and same belt. This problem is occurring even after a thourough cleaning.
I would guess you aren't centering the belt correctly, thus it's edge is caught between the brush and another solid object, causing the breakage.\015\012When you get the belt on the the brush and the brush back in place, turn the brush a few ti ... Bissell 6596 Bagless Upright Vacuum
Replaced the belts on Saturday with belts that were purchased in 2003 but never needed. It is Monday and the small belt has already cracked and separated from the center fiberglass or whatever the band is made of. Is there any way to keep these belts from drying out in Alaska?
Hi Alaska,You can put a small amount of vaseline or a tiny bit of any oil on the back and ONLY the back of the belt Do not get any on the sides or inside of belt. Please be sparing with the oil.You can also put these in a zip lock b ... Vacuums
Hoover Self Propelled Wind Tunnel. Keeps throwing off drive belt. New belt. Starts up fine, as soon as you release and lower handle, belt comes off spindle
Hi, it sounds as though that when you release the handle, I no this puts pressure on the brush or spindle, this is causing the belt to come off. You need to remove the roller brush and check it for any thing that may have rapped around it causing it ... Vacuums
Hi, belt came off ny Electrolux Velocity 2000w upright, got belt back on but have a metal srip that looks like it belongs at the motor end to keep belt on. which way in does this go as plasticlooks bit damaged and dont want to force it in wrong way,
... Electrolux Vacuums
Got Dirt Devil Featherlite,keeps burning the belt out immediately and there is only one way to put the belt on...have put on 4 new belts.....what up?
Hi There,When a belt breaks immediately after installing it, this can ONLY mean one of two things. The first is that the belt was put back on incorrectly, and it may be pinched underneath of the beater bar. This would cause it to bre ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
My Eureka Boss 4870 belt keeps fraying, stretching, and breaking. When I replace the belt and turn the roller brush by hand, within just a few turns the belt drifts off center and to the left of the roller brush where it starts to rub. How do I fix this?
... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a Hoover power max self propelled vacuum. The belt that goes to the self propelled part keeps slipping off. I've had the belt replaced, but the problem persists. What can be wrong? I've taken it to a Sew N Vac repair, but all he did was replace the belt again. And it still has the same problem.
I can guess of one problembelt gets removed when motor is running right?am assuming that belt is fit tightly and fits correctly when motor is in restif so then ur motor is not running at a proper speed which can be a pos ... Vacuums
We have already spent $60 on getting the belt repaired once. This time, the same thing is happening, the belt is jumping of the small metal bar in the back of the housing. Seems like there should be something on the end of the bar to keep the belt on it?
Greetings from GoVacuum,\015\012\015\012Ahh, the Hoover Windtunnel Self-Propelled model. This model has a some reoccurring problems with it. The majority of them have to do with the b ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
We have had three belts break on your hoover vaccum cleaner u5472-940. It is easy to replace, you just remove the plastic part over it, put belt on wheel and then put it back on. Any idea on why the belt keeps breaking?
Sometimes when you buy belts from the walmart or target, they are not at the correct specification and they brake as soon as you turn on the machine. i would suggest that you buy these belts from the company. ... Hoover F6021-900 Steam Vacuum
My vax swift 1600, has began to make a huge rattle noise, no noise when brushes and belt is removed. Seems like the belt is rubbing against the side. Wondering if there is meant to be a screw or something to keep the belt in place and it has come off.
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Replacement parts... I've got a 3594 Bissell and the belt has come completely off. In the process of breaking, it bent the metal guide inside the motor housing and melted the plastic that holds the guide and keeps the belt inline with the roller. I've got it running again by using a screw I filed all the threads off of, but it only works for 10 minutes at a time before breaking another belt. This process is getting expensive, as it usually takes 30 minutes to completely vacuum the house. Is ther
Most likely it is the top cover that needs to be replaced, part #2031238 and is around $30. It would have that guide on it. ... Bissell 3594 CleanView PowerTrak Bagless Upright Vacuum
Belt tensioner overheated and doesn't keep belt tight enough
Looking at the owner manual, there is no tensioner assembly.If the motor is fixed in place and not loose, then you either have the wrong belt, or the brush roller is not properly installed, or the brush roller is worn out where the belt goes ar ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum