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No suction, brushes move

\015 You asked the previous person for the model. When in full upright and locked position it works. When reclined it doesn't provide suction, and the brushes move nicely. When using the tools, hose etc., it works. Any idea.\015

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Well you did not provide make and model either. If a Hoover, there is a valve on some that depending which position the handle is in, will be open or closed. It may not be working, so when in the upright, there is suction for the hose, but when you tip the handle back, the valve doesn't move and blocks suction from below. You will have to remove the top cover to check it out.
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