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Bearing in the lower motor housing is bad.What is the repair? Hoover spin scrub model #F7425-900

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  • mattbarbieri May 18, 2011

    The bearing is bad.It has a retainer plate that is riveted in. Armature started running out of round and wearing the lower motor housing. Can the lower half of the motor case or bearing/retainer ***'y be replaced?

  • mattbarbieri May 18, 2011

    Is the lower motor housing available separately or even the bearing/retainer assembly? The bearing is bad in the lower half of the electric motor.When it wore out of round it damaged the lower half of the motor case.Hoover spin scrub model F7425-900

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According to your problem, you have to change the bearing of the motor. Contact with nearest service center. You can try for a new bearing with help of service manual.

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Good day!

Try to lubricate the bearing using oil for a few minutes and then spin it manually.


After that if the bearing is smooth on spinning,test it by power On the machine.

Or replaced the bearing with a new one.

Thank you.

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    bonifacio gomez May 18, 2011

    Yes, you can replaced the bearing with a new one.


    you have to do is to unscrew the motor housing then remove the lower part if the housing.

    then,try to pulling down the bearing to the retainer or lock.use flat screw driver and rubber mallet to remove the bearing.

    Thank you.

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