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Roller wont spin

The bursh roller will not spin but all other hook up work fine. We just cant get the main vacuum to work... what should we do?

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Is there hair, strings, twine wrapped around the roller? perhaps this is the issue, is there still suction by the rollers or has this stopped as well?

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