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Beater bar stopped working

I caught the edge of a rug in the beater bar and it stopped working. I have pushed the reset button but it did not fix this problem. The suction still works- it's just that the beater bar no longer turns. Thank you!

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Hi welcome to fixya you need to replace belt if belt is ok than you burnt out the motor please check belt first as it is cheaper thank you for useing fixya please rate

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    albert getty Mar 02, 2009

    hi welcome to fixya you need to replace belt if belt is ok than you burnt out the motor please check belt first as it is cheaper thank you for useing fixya please rate

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