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There are 4 Symbols, next to the suction dial, on the Electrolux Epic 6000 SR vacuum cleaner . . . what does each symbol refer to ? J P Mac D

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The dials refer to types of dirt.The higher the dial the heavier the dirt.This is for the auto shut off when the bag is full.The best setting is in the middle.If you are vacuuming up fine dust suck in some Kleenex before this will coat the bag and prevent premature shu toff.

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    Chris Nomland Jun 02, 2015

    one means bag is full,one is a temp light,means over heating.One that has question mark is to make sure there is a bag in.will not work without a bag.

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