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Bissel upright vaccum model 6594

Vaccum has no suction.Replaced all filters and belts. Hoses are not clogged anywhere. Motor runs but blows out hot air at the filter above the headlight.

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Re: bissel upright vaccum model 6594

Try pushing brromstick or long pieceof conduit thru hose youmight think you have everything out of the hose

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Re: bissel upright vaccum model 6594

Did you check the inlet hose down by the brush roll, it may be clogged there. Your system says that that must be a clog. Did you drop something like a big marble down thru the hose and have go all the way thru?

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