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Am using the hoover for the first time, can I leave the battery in the vacuum when not used or must it be removed when not in use?

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Check to make sure that the filter cover is in place. This is commonly lost or misplaced. It is a clear-blue plastic cover that lines up with the motor intake and acts as a link for the tank.
Also, check the squeegees and make sure they are not torn. If they are, they will not allow the suction to concentrate in the nozzle. Also, check the black plastic wheel assy under the machine. These are notorious for breaking at the pivot pins at the back and this will not allow the machine to sit on the floor properly and will contribute to this problem.

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SOURCE: drive belt burns up after every two vacuumings.

This problem happens a lot on this model the belt wheals get out of shape or strings get wrapped around them, Check the belt wheal by taking a knife and running it over the wheals to see if there is anything wrapped around them if so clean them off and clean any gunk that is built up in the space the brush roller fits in. Some times the strings wrapped around the roller will burn black and you cant see them that is why you need to take a knife over them to make sure there are none there and there is no gunk builds up on the belt wheal,

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SOURCE: SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum: Is it ok to use the hoover steamvac on tile floors...

Yes, your Steam VAc will work on tile floors. You'll want to remove the rotating brushes and install the Bare Floor Tool attachment - Hoover part number 48417003

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SOURCE: My Hoover pure power 1700w upright, bagged vacuum cleaner shuts down after 5 minute's use. Although I purchased the pure Hoover power 1700w upright vacuum cleaner around eight years ago it has not u

Are the brushes worn down too far? As they wear the springs tension gets weaker. The brushes can also get stuck inside the channel they slide in. Could also be a buildup of dust etc inside and around the internal fan or commutator, etc.

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Hi, it's Jeremy from Crucial Vacuum.

In the link below you will find the user manual for your Hoover Floor Mate vacuum:
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Here are a few repair tips to make fixing your vacuum easy. Your Hoover brush-roll is connected to the motor by two different sized geared belts. Over time, the belt's gears wear down and stretch out losing the grooves and tension that turn the roller. When this happens you will simply have to attach a new set of belts. Another reason why your brush is not spinning could be that there is debris stuck in the roller and/or bearings. You can either use a can of compressed air to remove the debris or simply remove it with your hand.

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Here's a repair that I did that explains step by step on how you can remove and replace the brushes on your Hoover SteamVac, I hope this is helpful to you. If you have any questions, please feel free to use the comment section in the repair here on Fixya, and I'll be happy to answer any follow up question that you may have.

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Here's a link to the manual online that will show you precisely how to use this machine. If you have any questions, or need help with something else, please don't hesitate to use the clarification request form here on Fixya.

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