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Hoover u5720-900 quits running and restarts again after some time

I use my vacuum and after about 3 or 4 minutes it just shuts off. After about 10 minutes it will work again but shuts down after another couple minutes. I cleaned everything thoroughly and made no difference. Please help I have to repair shop were I am. thanks

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  • Jim saarde Jul 30, 2007

    The filter under the canister is not the solution. It was clean as can be.

  • Anonymous Nov 11, 2008

    I'll vacuum for about five minutes and the vacuum will shut off. It will restart in about half an hour but again will shut off after running only for five minutes.

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    Phantom Thunder will not turn on. It shut off after being used for thirty minute.

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    Vacuum shuts off after approx. 5 minutes of use. Will start OK after 1/2 hour. Try again and it shuts of again after approx. 5 minutes. Thermal sensor issue ???



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There is one more filter under where the collection tank & Hepa filter sits -- there is one screw that holds the cover down - remove that filter and clean it that will help. I also find I need to vacuum the hepa filter as well- it is too expensive to replace all the time. The Hepa filter can be placed inside a plastic bag and shaken really good to get the dust off of it

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