The belt on our Hoover WindTunnel (pictured below) is a flat vacuum belt type that is held between the motor shaft and the brush roller by its elastic tension. First, pull the brushroll out of the vacuum and slide it out of the belt loop. Then, remove the other end of the vacuum belt from the motor shaft.

Keeping this in view, what kind of belt does a Hoover WindTunnel use?

Package of (1) 38528-034 roller brush belt and (1) 38528-035 power drive belt for Hoover WindTunnel models with the self-propelled feature. Replace these belts every 6 months to ensure optimum performance.

Similarly, can you fix a vacuum belt? Vacuum cleaners have one job, and most do it well. But a broken roller belt will instantly cripple your vacuum and render your roller inoperable. Instead of spending money on a repair service (or a new vacuum), you can fix it yourself for less than $5.

Beside this, how do you change a belt on a Hoover vacuum cleaner?

How to Change a Belt in a Hoover Vacuum

  1. Unplug your Hoover vacuum.
  2. Locate the two plastic release levers near the front wheels of the vacuum.
  3. Locate the drive belt.
  4. Remove the roller (the beater bar) that is across the front edge of the vacuum.
  5. Remove the belt (if attached) from the bar and then clean the bar.

Can you use a vacuum without a belt?

Next to the motor, the belt on your vacuum is just about the most important part of your vacuum. Without the belt to spin the brushroll, most vacuums won't pick up on carpeting at all!

Related Question Answers

How do you fix a Hoover self propelled vacuum?

Hoover WindTunnel selfpropelled repair

It's an easy fix first turn off and unplug your Hoover. Then remove the screws from the back of the handle. Make sure the selfpropelled switch and power switch are set to off on the handle. Also, make sure the power switch on the body of the machine is set for off.

Why is the brush not spinning on my vacuum?

Brush Roller Not Spinning Properly

If the vacuum is on but not picking anything up, then the brush roller may be spinning improperly. The belt makes the brush roller spin, so check that first. If the belt is not broken, the brush roller may need to be cleaned or replaced.

What is Hoover T Series?

Hoover TSeries– Big Power in a Lightweight Vacuum

With Hoover's patented WindTunnel technology it lifts and removes surface debris and deep down embedded dirt to give your floors the ultimate clean.

How do you change a vacuum belt?

  1. Step 1: Access the Vacuum Belt and Brushroll Area. Vacuum Belt Replacement Steps.
  2. Step 2: Remove the Brushroller and the Old Belt.
  3. Step 3: Install the New Vacuum Belt on the Motor Shaft and Brush Roller.
  4. Step 4: Install the Brush Roller With the Belt Correctly Positioned on It.
  5. Step 5: Reassemble the Vacuum.

Where is the belt on a Hoover vacuum?

Turn the vacuum over so it rests on the bottom plate. Stick a finger through the loop of the belt and pull the belt toward the motor shaft. Slide the belt over the motor shaft. Pull on the belt to check that the rotating brush and motor shaft turn freely.