Having problems with your Bissell Lift-Off(R) Revolution(R) Turbo Upright Vacuum ?

Self Propelled feature won't work... light was flickering and is now out... think it's electrical. it was smoking slightly. Suction part with lift off still works fine.


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The socket between the two units Floor and canister is a bad design. Call Bissel and you will be told to cut off the cord, throw the rest away and they will send a free new design unit to you! They did it for me!
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