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Make sure the height adjustment is all the way up on the highest setting.(This makes it easier to remove or replace the brush head or accesories.)Turn the belt lifter knob on the brush head all the way counter clockwise.Raise the headlight assembly to expose the brush head lock.Unlock the brush head and remove,then attach the hose to the machine,and lock it down.The hose is now ready to be used.
Note:When removing the brush head,make the belt lifter knob the fist thing you turn when removing it,and the last thing you turn taking it off.

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