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Eureka Model 4351 vacuum - motor runs but no sction.

\015 The motor works but I don't feel any suction when I put my hand under the revolving brush.\302\240 Also if I let it stay on vary long it gets hot quickly and starts to have a burning smell.\302\240 I have checked the long hose and it is not clogged.\302\240 I have also unscrewed the plate holding the short hose at the lower rear of the unit and checked it for clogs.\302\240 It is also clear.I am a renter and the directions for the unit are not here.\302\240 Can I download a manual for it including troubleshooting informatin\015

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I saw this kind of vacuum on a sidewalk, someone didn't want it anymore. I checked it out and it wasn't sucking from the motor brush. I check the small hose at the lower rear of the unit and it was totally clog. I cleaned it well and it was working again. Poor vacuum it just needed a little TLC. But I discovered when the dust bag cover isn't close correctly (or if theres any leak ) there will be no sucktion what so ever. Make sure that the vacuum bag cover is sitted well...hope this help.
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