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I have a Hover HU71HU04001. Over the past few uses I notice

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Hi, I have a Hover HU71HU04001. Over the past few uses I notice that there's a horrible smell coming from it. Today it happened again. When I took the cover of I noticed that the brush bar was slightly worn on one side, and really hot too. I don't know if it's the belt or the bar that's causing it. Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  JamesI replied 1 month ago.

Hi Emily, are you referring to the rotary brush for the floor head?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Yea, it's the spinning brush at the bottom.
Expert:  JamesI replied 1 month ago.

You will probably find the brush is rubbing and probably the bearings holding it in place is at fault.

There isnt really a way to repair the head, you can buy a new brush but in most cases its a cast

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Okay, thanks anyway.
Expert:  JamesI replied 1 month ago.

Do you require any further assistance?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No, that's everything. I'll just order a new part. I know how to replace it. Thanks.
Expert:  JamesI replied 1 month ago.

No problem so I can close the case please rate the service received.

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