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How do you change the belt on a winsor sensor s12?

I'm not sure how to check or change the belt on a Windsor Sensor S12 upright sweeper?

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  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    Brush indicator light stays on all the time.

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Step 1. Remove the vacuum bag housing so that you are only working with the power nozzle or the bottom portion of your Sebo, this will make it much easier to work with. Turn the vacuum upside down, and remove only the 5 screws that I have circled in red:


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Step 2. After removing the screws on the bottom of the vacuum cleaner, separate the top housing from the lower agitator housing, sometimes it may take putting a flat head screw driver in between the white and grey colored housing and prying them apart.

Step 3. You now have full access to the belts on your machine. It's most likely the belt that wraps around the brush gear rather then the belt that's attached to the motor that's gone bad. I have never replaced the motor belt in 8 years of servicing Windsor vacuums.

If you have any further questions on how to replace the belt, please feel free to reply to this repair by leaving your question in the comment section, I'm always more then happy to answer any question you may have.

Thanks again,

Chris Jones
goVacuum.com

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

  • canuck 99 May 24, 2011

    i have a SR 12 how do you take off the vacuum bag housing

  • Noreen Wixon
    Noreen Wixon Jul 21, 2016

    probably not going to get this, but how do you replace the motor belt?

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