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Hoover vacuum model UH72011 knob that raises and lowers the height setting will not turn.

I have the vacuum open can see the dial it will not turn from the inside either, is there some way to adjust this so I can change the setting from high to low??

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I have manually grabbed the rollers and pulled as I turn the dial. Sounds like there may be debris inside, keeping it from turning? Let me know if that works!

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