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try cleaning possible debris in linkage

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 14, 2018


possible heater element shorted

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 14, 2018


twist the container anti clock wise 1/4 turn and it comes off
arrow directions on body of the unit
Clue here
following problems under warranty , I took mine in for repairs and found that the design fault did not allow for the section from the head to the canister blocking up which resulted in an over heated motor
The fix is a redesigned head that has a removable section that allows access up the suction tube to the canister for cleaning of the small tube section
indications are --doesn't appear to have enough suction
Talk with your hoover service agent and consider replacing the old head with the new model

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 13, 2018


Your filter is probably restricted and is not allowing enough air to pass through. Filters should be cleaned frequently (some after each use) and replaced about once a year for most models.

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 09, 2018


The motor protection sensor can be triggered by an obstruction or something restricting the brush roll from turning freely. Make sure it can spin freely. If there is hair, dust or debris in the end caps of the brushroll it can restrict it from turning freely.

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 08, 2018


Your Vacuum is from the Elite series, without your model number I can't be specific but to change the belt on most of them you need to remove the top cover by releasing two tabs underneath to allow the cover to flex so you can remove it. Stick a screwdriver in to move the cover out enough to be released. Remove the belt from the motor shaft, remove and clean or replace the brushroll. Put the new belt around the brush roll and insert it back into the vacuum. You need to stretch the belt enough to get it over the motor shaft. It’s difficult with a new belt because it will be so tight. I insert a big screwdriver through the belt and then put the end of the screwdriver on the motor shaft as a fulcrum to use screwdriver to stretch the belt far enough to go on the motor sxhaft.

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 07, 2018


Ok, if it has stopped sucking then something is blocking the intake. take the hose off and check it for any blockages, i am pretty sure thats all it could be

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 04, 2018


1 (800) 944 9200 Here's the customer service number, maybe they can walk you through it or send you to a website that shows you how to do it, good luck.

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Apr 04, 2018


Your collection canister may not be positioned tight enough in its place ment site. Tip machine back using foot pedal (as if you were going tio start using machine to clean) Insert collection canister (bottom container, then insert top canister with solution. The two canisters must be flush with machine side seams and must sit in position tightly. This is sometimes very tricky and may take a little elbow grease to make it click into place. Hope this helps

Hoover Floormate... | Answered on Apr 02, 2018


Check for the filter in place and it also requires a filter lid for proper suction or it will not work

Hoover Floormate... | Answered on Apr 02, 2018


http://tti.a.bigcontent.io/v1/static/UH70120_Hoover_User_Manual
http://tti.a.bigcontent.io/v1/static/UH70120_Hoover_User_Manual

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Mar 29, 2018


I should recommend you type your make and model into the search engine of your computer, and you should have a bunch of dealers try to help you.
Ask them about a repair manual.
God bless your efforts.

Hoover Vacuums | Answered on Mar 27, 2018

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