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Carbon motor brush source?

Our power nozzle motor is dying. I cleaned it and that improved the situation, but one of the carbon motor brushes is badly warn and I'm sure that's what's causing the problem. I've searched everywhere on line for a source of the brushes and have so far come up empty. I'd hate to replace the who motor when it's such a simple fix with the right parts.

Anyone have an idea where I can get replacement motor brushes for a motor with the following information stamped on it:

G S Electric
120 V 60Hz
100 8000 500
A5412-10 LOT 3
03-22-02 H

Thanks!

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  • MiamiDad Dec 01, 2008

    I was able to get the brushes at a local dealer for less than $5 and they are working for now, though I suspect the motor is damaged and is eating through the carbon brushes faster than normal. I will probably replace the motor when this one stops working.

    Any suggestions on the best place to buy a power nozzle motor?


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Unfortunatly the only way you could purchase the carbon brushes is from a vacuum parts dealer directly. the brushes will most likely end up costing you close toth price of a new motor anyway. sometimes its best to just get a new motor as the newer designes rotate teh brush much faster for better cleaning.

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