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Vacuum shuts off

My Hoover Windtunnel U5753-900 shuts off during use, but not while using the attachment function. It's almost like it shorts out when I am vacuuming. Does anyone know why this is happening? I keep the filters, rollers and dirt cup clean.

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Re: Vacuum shuts off

It sounds like the hose from the bottom part is plugged. The motor has a high temperature protection that will shut the motor off if it overheats but will come back on once it cools. The motor will overheat if any restriction of airflow occurs. If the overload sensor reacts too many times, it will eventuall start to shut off before it should, so you should address the problem asap. Check the area behind the roller and the hose leading up to the connection to the attachment hose for blockage. Also, make sure you are not setting the machine height adjust too low. This will make the bottom plate sit down too close and cause a restriction in air flow to the motor.

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