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Hoover F5915-900 brushes will not rotate

They replaced the Motor, now the brush bar does not rotate,

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  • sstoth Nov 15, 2014

    The machine is a shampooed, and the combine is not rotating since they installed the Motor under Hoover warranty, now Hoover tells me they can not find Papers proving it was done under warranty and the warranty time has passed. Used the machine a couple of times and the Motor burned up, now this, pease of junk they stopped making, I know I will not buy a Hoover Product again.

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HI, it's Jim from Crucial Vacuum!

The first thing I would check since they just replaced the motor would be the belt. Your belt should be replaced about every three months. After regular usage, the belt will stretch out, lessening the tension on the brush roller. Lesser tension diminishes the brush roller's turn rate, speed and can lead to the brush roller not turning at all.

While your checking the belt also check the brush roller itself. Look for any noticeable clumps of debris or hair strands that may be caught in the brush roller. Remove these obstructions, probably best to do so with a scissor if it's hair or long pieces of carpet fibers. After removing the debris try manually rotating the brush roller to uncover other hidden clogs. Another thing to take note of is the condition of the bristles on the roll itself. Are they loose or worn down? These are signs that your brush roller is in need of replacing.

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I hope this was helpful. If you would like further assistance, please feel free to give us a call at 877.750.9239. We have helpful and friendly customer care representatives on the line ready to assist you.

Jim Thompson
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Posted on Nov 14, 2014

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The motor rotates the bar. My guess would be that the rubber belt that goes from the motor to the belt has fallen off the bar , broke, or the bar is not seated properly. GOOD LUCK FRIEND.

Posted on Nov 13, 2014

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