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Brush not turning

I replaced the belts, but the brush will not turn. plenty of suction and drive belt is turning, but the brush belt isn't.

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  • John75 May 02, 2008

    The beater brush will not turn. I got a new belt but it is also to long. I think the problem is in the carpet to hard floor adjustment but I can't get it apart to work on it. Help would be appreciated.



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Ez...there may be a second belt or the bearings in the beater are gummed up. Open up the area where the beater is. There should be a belt in there...if it is broken, you'll have to replace. Before you do...turn the beater by hand...if it turns hard, the bearings are jammed up with old grease or debris. You'll have to deal with that.

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Yeah i have an older hoover model u6470-900 and the v shape belt is loose and it wont self propel. is that the problem? and how do i fix that? i cant find any manuals online for this vacuum. 

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