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Loss os self propel and suction??

I noticed in the past couple of cleanings that my vacuum doesnt seem to pick up anything except for when i use the attachments and also it seems to take alot f effort to move the vacuum across the carpet...

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  • fredzsis29 Mar 16, 2008

    How do you replace the belts?
    Is the 40201170 the correct belt to replace it with?

  • mary louise Mar 24, 2008

    I have the 6634-900 model. I bought it at Target, about a year ago, brand new in the box. I have had trouble with the self-propelled option not working, and the on-off switch does not work. But, the real problem is the roller does not spin. It will roll if I push it sometimes. And the suction is good, so it picks up somethings in its path. I just spoke with Hoover, and I have to produce the receipt, take it to a local dealer, and if it is out of warranty, I am looking at a minimum bill of $50-75 and higher.



    Out of frustration last night, wanting to vacuum....I took apart the handle and re-aligned the on-off switch and positioned the self-propelled option in the off position and tape it, on the outside, so it would not move. Now, the vacuum will turn on and off and I am not going to use the self-propelled option. Soooooooo frustrating. And what a dirty job..ugh.



    The repair store said because the little v-shaped belt looks shiny on the side, it might be caused by a pulley switch not operating...where is the pulley switch located?

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Mine does the same thing. There is no suction. I found that there is a door that opens when you tilt the handle in the down possition. I think there should be a spring in place so it can open. Until I find a replacement spring I have to open the door manually throught the opening under the light.

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Your belts are worn out. These belts should be replaced once a year.

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