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Bissell carpet cleaner brushes won't turn

I have a bissell carpet cleaner and the brushes don't rotate - the belts appear to be in place- need other options to look for

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Make sure you have released the handle, as if you wanted to push the machine forward. If the handle is locked upright, the brushes do not spin.

If they still don't spin, you may have a broken belt. Look carefully at the base, on each side. As I face the front of mine, on the right side of the machine, a small belt goes around one brush and a small cog wheel. On the left side, a larger belt goes around both brushes. If either belt is broken, the brushes will not spin. This can happen if you let gunk build up inside the clear plastic side pieces or around or above the brushes. It's very important to constantly be cleaning your Bissell. The belts can be ordered online and replaced. See your owner's manual.

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I am on my 2nd bissell thinking maybe the first was just bad I have had the new 1 less than a week and it quit working as well.... I was told to try a different brand

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  • SkyCop523 Jul 12, 2011

    There is a metal gear that turns the belt. This gear is seated in a plastic tube that spins. The gear comes loose from the plastic, the belt is intact, but it will not spin the brush. If anyone knows how to fix this stupid manufacturer idea on a permanent basis, let me know. I have tried jb weld, but it only fixes the problem for about two minutes.

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