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How do i remove the cover to check the fanbelt on my Miele s7260. The brush has stopped spinning and when i tried to check i found that it had unusual screws. They are not the flathead or phillips type but star shaped ones

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Hi,
Did you check the belts that go around the end of the brushes?

There is a service panel that remove with a coin. It is located at the rear, bottom of the vacuum.

The star shaped screws you mentioned are Torx screws. You can get a set of torx drivers at any hardware or home improvement store.

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Changing your belt is crucial in keeping your unit running efficiently. It is recommended for belts to be replaced every 6 months.

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