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On my Sebo Airbelt C3, I can't open the dust bag compartment. It's jammed shut. The handle doesn't seem to be able to shift the mechanism inside.


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Try spraying some furniture polish into the release handle. maybe just dust preventing it from opening and the wax and get in there and clean out the dust. Other then that, you will have to just keep working it until it opens.
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