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Spin brush removal

I have lost my manual to my steam vac. I need to know how to take the spin brushes off to clean them. My vac is barely rotating.

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Brush Disassembly Hoover STEAM VAC Owners Manual F9514-900 (F9514900) does not
explain how to take the brush assembly apart. The instructions are as
follows:

Figure 1 shows the key

features. There are two
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clear plastic outer pieces

which are held onto the

white inner piece with 3

tabs each. The clear

plastic tabs go underneath

the corresponding white

extended tabs on the white

plastic inner piece.

Figure 2 shows where the

screwdriver is inserted

(flat blade) and gently

pushed down while pulling

the clear plastic outer
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piece away from the inner

white piece.

Figure 3 shows assembled

unit. Note extended brush

axle goes in center, which

fits into the female drive

unit on the shampooer.
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I used the hose nozzle out

on the lawn to direct high

velocity water stream

trying to get the hair out

of the brushes. Hair and

fuzz remarkably entrained

in brushes, but I got 90% of it out.

Posted on Feb 16, 2009

Lay the Steam Vac back and pull gently on the brushes. They are in a plastic housing that should slide out about 1/2 inch or so. A couple of inches from each end, on each side, are plastic tabs (total of 4 tabs). Squeeze them in while pulling the housing out gently and it should slide the rest of the way out.

Posted on Oct 27, 2008

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