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Panasonic canister vacuum agitator won't spin

The suction works fine but the agitator brush won't spin when turned on. I've checked and cleaned the belt and the agitator which seem to be fine. Please help!

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SOURCE: no suction

Is there a blockage in the small hose in the bottom of the machine
take of the pod and you will see the small hose,
Is the main hose pushed into the bottom housing

Posted on Nov 22, 2007

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SOURCE: The brush does not spin when making contact with carpeting

I tried the electrical-tape-around-the-wooden-spindle technique. After a minute or so, it's back to functioning normally.

Posted on Mar 14, 2009

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SOURCE: Brush will not turn and lights will not light

the problm is under the top cover of the base,there are some screws on the botton also remove the self adhiesive emblem on the top and remove the screw then the top will come off.ithink what you will find is a burnt circuit board that sets right above the motor

Posted on Apr 23, 2009

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SOURCE: weak suction on rainbow se vacuum

With years of use, you will collect a layer of "micro dust" on the impeller (the fan part) which reduces the efficiency. A toothbrush and some mild cleaner with gently scrubbing will restore it's power.
The impeller is that parts that spins that you can see when you take the top off to fill the water tank.
Hope this is the answer that you need!

Posted on Nov 15, 2009

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SOURCE: no suction power ,brush wont spin on carpet power nozzle. When it

You need to replace the belt that turns the brush.

Posted on Jul 03, 2010

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