Introduction

Follow these instructions to disassemble an upright vacuum cleaner and remove debris like hair or string that may be preventing the floor brush from spinning.

*Exact part locations and the number of screws may vary according to the device model.

Parts

No parts required.

Be sure to unplug the device from the wall outlet before disassembling.
  • Be sure to unplug the device from the wall outlet before disassembling.

  • Remove the bottom head of the vacuum cleaner by pressing the push button.

Carefully unscrew the 6 screws with a  Phillips screwdriver. Set aside. Carefully unscrew the 6 screws with a  Phillips screwdriver. Set aside.
  • Carefully unscrew the 6 screws with a Phillips screwdriver. Set aside.

Separate the top portion of the head from the bottom.
  • Separate the top portion of the head from the bottom.

    • Make sure not to pull off or damage the connected wires.

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Slip off the belt.
  • Slip off the belt.

Pull the brush roll from its slots. Pull the brush roll from its slots.
  • Pull the brush roll from its slots.

Use scissors to cut strings and other debris from the brush roll. Avoid cutting the bristles. Use scissors to cut strings and other debris from the brush roll. Avoid cutting the bristles.
  • Use scissors to cut strings and other debris from the brush roll. Avoid cutting the bristles.

Return the clean brush roll and re-situate  the belt to secure it in place.
  • Return the clean brush roll and re-situate the belt to secure it in place.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow the disassembly instructions in reverse order.

Kaitlyn Sheets

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