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Brushes don't spin

Steam vac rug steamer, brushes don't spin--button switch is on, screen filter is cleaned, square port for brushes does not turn. how do i pull it apart & clean turbine or whatever, i how do i get schematic? thanks.

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  • Tish Teriaca Aug 10, 2008

    does the turbine come apart easy also? thanks

  • Tish Teriaca Aug 10, 2008

    thanks a lot. you offer 4 star help! i'll give it a try.

  • Tish Teriaca Aug 16, 2008

    very helpful! took it all apart, brushes now spin, but don't turn off, but that's better than nothing. thanks for all the help.

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Take out the screws from the bottom, there will 2 longer ones, they got into the turbine, turn it upright and take the top cover off. The turbine sits near the front, center, remove the 2 screws on the front of it, remove the hoses, then you can remove the turbine(#23).

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    Lauren Junge Aug 10, 2008

    It has some screws to remove, make note of how the components and where they go. But I have found that replacing it is the best option.

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