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My Hoover Wind Tunnel Supreme Model U5468 900 does not adjust up and down to clean hard floors or long pile carpets. The slide handle can be moved back and forth but nothing happens.

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Something most have broke, you will need to take the top cover off and check it over. Maybe this picture will help.

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