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I am trying to replace the cable and actuator on a Hoover windtunnel self propelled vacuum. but I cant get the top or hood off the get to them, I have removed all the screws I can see, roller, belts..what am I missing?? thanks so much for any help


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Hi there SmartAlec from NelsonVacuums.com.au here. You will need to remove the knobs for carpet/hard floor selection and the carpet height to remove the cover they act as kind of a locking pin. And from memory there are 2 catches on the sides as well that need a flat blade screwdriver to unclip them you can see them when vacuum is upside down on the very edges of the machine (small rectangular holes).
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