Question about Eureka Vacuums
It is a simple fix that you need. Your belt needs to be replaced. After a period of time, the belt stretches to the point where it is still strong enough to spin the brush when you have the machine upside down to look at it, but when you put the machine down on the carpet the belt is too weak to turn the brush against the resistance of the carpet.
Most Eureka belt changes are simple to do and the belts are inexpensive.
Posted on Oct 24, 2008
Yes, you need to replace the belt. You should actually change this belt every year. Here is a link to the belt you need and the manual which has instructions:
Eureka The Boss Smart Replacement Belts
Owner's Guide (3,666K download)
Posted on Dec 09, 2009
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