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I have a u3450 1500w hoover, suction on hose works fine, but carpet suction has never worked, how can i fix this?

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There must be a restriction or blockage in the carpet suction pipe. Look at the port where the hose connects to the machine and check for any accumulation of debris or blockage. The same motor drives both suction inlets so it can only be that there is an obstruction.

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