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Hoover turbine replacement

Im looking for directions on how to replace my brush turbine on my Hoover SteamVac Dual V F7431-900. My brushes stopped spinning and I believe this is the problem. Thanks

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First you must remove the dirty water tank then the nozzle window on top of the machine. (this is the clear piece that the dirty water is sucked through.) then remove all 8 screws from the bottom along with the 1 screw on the main housing. after all this the top housing will be snapped into the base at two spots in the rear of the upper housing. when these are loose the housing should be out. you will find the turbine in the front along with 2 more screws and 2 hoses that also must come off. attach new part and reassemble.
good luck!!!

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