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Our Electrolux Epic Series 6500 SR reads the bag is full and shuts down even though the bag was just changed


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This is most probably due to a worn out or clogged Control Valve Assembly.
\015\012Detach the hose and see if it runs. If it does, place hand over hole. If it shuts off, CVA is probably the cause. A clogged CVA is generally due to using generic/made-to-fit bags. Genuine bags have "Home Solutions" printed on them.
\015\012You can try turning the dial all the way to the large dot, then try to run the vacuum.
\015\012If it is the CVA, you'll need to take it to an authorized Aerus Electrolux store and have their service tech repair or replace the part. I recommend a service and clean of the vacuum at the same time. This will extend the life of the vacuum.
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