An electronic toothbrush manufactured by Philips and released in 2007. Five different modes, designed to clean teeth more efficiently.

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Why is the toothbrush making so much noise?

The toothbrush is making much more noise than it did when it was new.

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I have noticed the loud buzzing ONLY when I am using the Sonicare Diamond Head Toothbrushes (purchased at Costco) with my Flexcare+ - When I use the regular Sonicare Toothbrushes the loud buzzing stops. I have purchased the Diamond Head Toothbrushes at Costco 3x now and they all do the same thing - loud buzzing. This happens on my 5 year old Flexcare+ and my newer one I just purchased.

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OMG. SAME EXACT PROBLEM. Bought the deal at Costco & came with the diamond brush heads (on my flex care +)

Ive had sonicare brushes forever & it feels like the brush head doesn't fit & rattles.

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Why is the toothbrush making so much noise?

The actuator screw is loose and must be tightened. However, the sound does not affect the performance of your toothbrush.

Here is a link to the troubleshooting page for further assistance:

Philips Sonicare FlexCare Troubleshooting

For a professional publication on The Philips Sonicare FlexCare troubleshooting, refer to the following link for further details.

Troubleshooting

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tightening the screw is not the answer to the noise because when I put in a new brush the noise goes away. guitry@ca.rr.com

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Same thing happens to me only with the Sonicare Diamond Head Toothbrushes.

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