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The Brushes don't turn on my Hoover Steam Vac DuetV

I've cleaned the wire mesh filter under the unit and I've reseated the the tanks, etc. and can't find anything thing else that might be causing it. I've flipped the switch for the brushes back and forth to on without anything changing either.
Can I fix this myself?

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  • ARI50 Dec 18, 2008

    Thanks Maanita,

    Not the answer I was hoping for but I'll take it into the shop.

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CHECK INTERNALLY SOMETHING MIGHT BE BLOCKING THE BRUSHES TO MOVE.CLEAN THAT MANUALLY AND TRY.

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Well it needs a tech to get the issue resolved,

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