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For a wiring diagram, contact Hoover directly. Be sure to advise Hoover that you are working on a commercial model.

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For an assembly diagram, contact Hoover direvtly.

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There is a part called the "nozzle adjust cam" (part number 38563007) that maintains the height of the front wheel support.

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If you are UK based, ask for a service call under warranty.

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This is common, the vinyl gets brittle and cracks, you can get it repaired but not for free.

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Go to any local vacuum cleaner repair shop and they can match the belt up by size.

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There are a lot of places that it could be leaking. The most common is a valve under the hood.you will have to put water in it and watch and inspect to trace where it is leaking.

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The most likely cause of a very loud noise is the motor or brushroll. Dust escaping occasionally could indicate a clog somewhere.

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The battery itself has a release...
activated by gently lifting.

Run your finger over the top and as you go over the bottom edge you will feel a cavity...GENTLY LIFT WITH INDEX FINGER...

While lifting with the thumb and the rest of your fingers.

(got it?)

Carnac the Magnificent

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The bearings on the ends of the brushes can get clogged with things e.g. hair and this can cause the roller to seize.

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The belt may seem fine but could still be causing your problem. If it is over 6 months old replace the belt.

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There are different models with different ways to install the bag. The most common one is where the bag just pushes over the tube where the dirt comes into the dust compartment. Some have a paper bag inside a cloth bag with a variety of ways to attach the bag. For instructions on your specific model please include your model number.

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If the smoking at the base smells like burned rubber it's probably your belt. If it smells electrical it's probably your motor or an electrical problem.

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By your description I believe you have a Hoover Windtunnel self propelled upright vacuum. The belt tensioner will tighten up the belt and make the brushroll spin when you recline the handle into the vacuuming position if the hard/carpet lever is in the proper position.

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