Question about Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum

1 Answer

Hoover Wind Tunnel Bagless problem with carpet hight adjustment

When I try to adjust the carpet height on my vacuum I notice that nothing happens ... can I fix this problem myself?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 171 Answers

Hi There Alec from VacuumSpot here.
Most of these machines don't actually change the height until the handle is lowered so even though you change the dial when it is an upright position it is not until you lower the handle that the height is actually selected. Assuming that you are aware of this and it is still not adjusting I would suspect you have a small arm or lever broken. It is very rare for a height selector to simply fall out of place.The job would take 5 minutes in my opinion so it is simple but a bit fiddly.

Posted on Dec 06, 2012

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
Pnutgllry
  • 57 Answers

SOURCE: Hoover Wind Tunnel bagless- issue with turning on

Have you tried to plug the vaccuum in another outlet that is on another breaker? It could be the vaccuum tripped the breaker. Turn the breaker back on. The manual mentions the thermal protector could have been activated. If this happened it resets and your vac should run after 30 minutes. I have a Widepath Tempo and it has tripped the surge protector. If this is the problem try turning some things off that are also on that breaker/outlet, or unplug them when you use the vac.

Posted on Jan 06, 2009

  • 6 Answers

SOURCE: Hoover Windtunnel carpet level adjustment

The suction is so great that it sucks up your carpet, then nothing works. I get my children to stand on the corners/edges of the rug so that it stays perfectly flat on the floor while I vacuum. Or, you can turn off the brush roller (set it to "hard floor" setting). Or, tip the vacuum cleaner's front up slightly while vacuuming, to reduce suction.

Posted on Nov 12, 2008

  • 294 Answers

SOURCE: Filter in Hoover Wind Tunnel Vacuum

Definitely not. Do not use water or any liquids to clean it. Te normal use life is 2-3 years keeping it maintained. You can clean it dry with the dust brush from your vac attachments. place in a plastic bag and tap it some folks even us an air compressor to blow out the impacted dirt. you will only want to use the Hoover brand, other generic brands dont fit as well.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

  • 294 Answers

SOURCE: height adjustment on Hoover Windtunnel u5755-900 no longer works

On this model it is only a single slide adjustment lever. have you trie to tilt the vac backwards (lifting the wieght off the front wheels) and then slide the adjustment lever?

If there is a mechanical issue with it. take the bottom plate and roller out, and then the 2 small screws which hold the cover on underneath. you should be able to see the problem from there

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

  • 37 Answers

SOURCE: I was vacuuming and my hoover vacuum died

they have a thermal shut off on the motor so if it gets too hot it shuts down

can take up o 30 min to reset check all filters make sure nothing is blocking

Posted on Aug 17, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do I adjust the height of the brushes and suction


look for a blockage -something may have dislodged the lever mechanism, or be stuck preventing the roller or position leaver from moving.

Sep 26, 2014 | VAX Appliances Vax X5 Bagless Upright...

1 Answer

Hight adjuestment won't work


Lock the vac in the upright position and then tilt the unit back off the front wheels, it should move easier. If the height adjust does not work, there may be a broken part, I would recommend service by a vac shop.

Aug 23, 2014 | Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright...

1 Answer

Height adjustment does not work


Hello! The vacuum does not move up and down when you change the height setting. When the handle is reclined is when the height of the nozzle will adjust. Hope this was helpful!

Jun 26, 2014 | Hoover Tempo Widepath Upright Vacuum -...

1 Answer

There is too much suction even with the hand tools on Hoover wind tunnel. Can i adjust suction somehow?


Hi, it's Jeremy from Crucial Vacuum.

If there is too much suction, adjust the nozzle control knob to a higher setting. The knob is located on the front of the vacuum at the bottom. For optimal cleaning efficiency a low setting should be used for most types of carpet and for hardwood floors, tile, and deep carpets use a higher setting.

You can purchase direct all of your replacement filters, bags, and accessories for your Hoover vacuum from Crucial Vacuum with free shipping and an exclusive 10% coupon for Fixya.com readers, use code: FIXYA10

http://www.crucialvacuum.com/catalogsearch/result/?q=hoover

I hope this was helpful. If you would like further assistance, please feel free to give us a call at 877.750.9239. We have helpful and friendly customer care representatives on the line ready to assist you.

Jeremy Lerner
Crucial Vacuum Customer Care
http://www.crucialvacuum.com

Jun 17, 2014 | Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless...

1 Answer

Height Adjustment on Hoover Wind Tunnel doesn't seem to do the job.


You changed the belt that drives the brushroll, it is a flat stretch belt. The V belt also should be replaced every year or two max. It will not be stretched out like the flat belt but with normal use the side of the v will of wear off and the belt will be a little thinner which can cause it to slip on the pulley. The V belt drives the transmission. The flat belt goes from the transmission to drive the brushroll. The burning smell could come from the V belt if it's slipping real bad.

Mar 15, 2017 | Vacuums

1 Answer

Height adjustment not adjusting


The height adjustment wont engage unless the handle is in the down position. Not knowing this led me to overturn the hight adjustment knob.

Step on the handle release, pull the handle back and lay the vac on its side. Then you can get the knob and the plate back together again.

BTW, the reason I had this problem is because the front brush slows dramatically when using on carpet, I thought it was set too low, and turned the knob (in a manly fashion, putting it past its limit). Still working on that one. After inspecting the belt, looks like one worn and cracked spot gumming up the works.

Jun 21, 2009 | Bissell 3920 Bagless Upright Vacuum

2 Answers

Hoover Windtunnel - the belt keeps coming off & it is the correct


One compatible belt that I use and works (at least while its new) is Royal 104425001. Try that.

Mar 01, 2009 | Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum Logo

807 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hoover Vacuums Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18394 Answers

Gerry Harvey
Gerry Harvey

Level 3 Expert

1466 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15729 Answers

Are you a Hoover Vacuum Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...