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The dial regulating suction does not seam to work the vacuum works constantly on the full power and the light indicating overheating stays on.

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The dial regulating suction does not seam to work the vacuum works constantly on the full power and the light indicating overheating stays on.
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure.
This would depend on the brand and model number you have – without knowing the model or brand of vacuum you have it would be hard to give an accurate answer – the over heating light could indicate some type of clog or blockage and may have nothing to do with the dial to regulate the suction – that merely is a height adjustment …. As this does happen to most vacuums that the overheating light comes on – if there is no problem have it looked at from your local vacuum dealer or repair shop would be the best advice that I could give you.

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