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Hoover U6476-910 - Very little suction from the bottom

Very little suction from the bottom, not clogged (took apart and looked) -- sucks fine from the top attachment... filter looks ok, changed bag... suction is weak and not like it should be. Any feedback is appreciated.

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If you haven't already, remove the beater bar. This is accomplished by unplugging the vacuum and turning it beater bar up. Remove the clips or screws that hold the plate on the beater bar and set aside. The beater bar sits in sockets, so carefully remove the bar, noting the correct position of the sockets. This will make reassembly much easier. Slip the beater bar out of the drive belt. Now, inspect the suction cavity that the beater bar would discharge into. Usually, things clog up here as there is a flex hose that catches things, creating a pluggage.
Hope this helps, --W/D--

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