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Tuned off and won't turn on again

We have a Hoover 6200 Windtunnel with Bag. We were vacuuming and it just stopped. We checked the bag and it was way overfull... we emptied it but the debris was backed up into the machine. Should we toss of try to fix. We are a green family and would like to fix it. Thanks!

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  • out_on_a_whi May 27, 2009

    This is the TurboPOWER 6200 WindTunnel by Hoover... I don't see the four screws on this model. Sorry

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I have WindTunnel +cyclonic (no bag) and just had the "shut-off/overheat" problem myself. I looked up some things online and they all pointed toward a clog somewhere or faulty thermal switch. I looked in the manual and found that there was a secret (at least to me) filter located above the wind tunnel that was FILTHY. I just cleaned it (it had never been cleaned in 2 years) and suction greatly improved. I dont know if this solved the problem yet but I am betting this did it for me.
Look for more filters to clean!

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This is a great product. Do not pitch. I've own this same unit for years. Take off the handle. There are four screww located half way down the hanlde. Once the handle is off, you will see the red swtich button. Flip the swtich on/off with handle off and unit plugged. The unit should come on. Put the handle back on and it should operate fine. If it doen't you mjay need a new switch

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