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Red light won't turn off

The red indicator light is on and won't turn off. I've changed the bag so it's a brand new bag but the light is still on. I also looked to see if the filter was dirty or clogged and it's not. When I turn on the vacuum it looks like smoke is coming out but nothing smells like it's burning. I don't know if it is just dust or what. What else could be the problem? I have the Simplicity 6 series vacuum

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  • ssnoonan Oct 11, 2008

    I must have a clogged hose or a clogged dirt inlet. How do I fix it?


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You probably have a clog in either the hose, or the dirt inlet by the brush roll. That red light is telling you that either the bag is full or a clog is not allowing suction.

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