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Electrolux Oxy 3 vaccum lights flashing and vaccum motor will not

Have replaced bag, checked hoses, cleaned filter and no luck. All three blue lights flash.

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  • Anonymous Apr 19, 2009

    Electrolux Oxy3. The motor to the brush at the nozzle starts, but the vacuuming motor doesn't. Have checked filters etc.
    Problem started after dust bag was full - did it overheat? Is there a fuse somewhere that I can change?


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SOURCE: Electrolux 2100 vac dies when you attach hose even with new bag.

If the bag full light keeps coming on, you can first try adjusting the dial on top of the vacuum cleaner. If that does not work, then you need to change the control valve. This is an internal component of the canister and is directly below the dial. You will need to follow the instructions on a previous post to open the Electrolux plastic canister vacuum, and remove the bage cage. Once you remove the bage cage you can change the control valve, and this will solve your problem with the bag full indicator.

Posted on Apr 17, 2010

SOURCE: electrolux oxy 3 vaccum has

You need a new hose http://evacuumstore.com/p-1298-electrolux-oxygen-3-ultra-vacuum-cleaner-hose-genuine-el7020.aspx

Posted on Apr 17, 2010

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SOURCE: can i replace s-bag holder in my electrolux oxygen 3 vaccum?

Have you tried www.vacuumworld.co.uk

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