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

Motor gets hot and stops running

\015 My Bissell Turbo vacuum cleaner is 2-3 years old. While I was using it today the motor shut off (the light went out but the brush was still on). I examined it and noticed that there was nothing in the canister. Instead, the space around the filter above the canister was full. I emptied that and tried using it again. No luck. I felt the plastic in front of the motor and it felt warm. So I waited until it cooled and tried again. The motor came on and I resumed vacuuming. But after fewer than 5 minutes it shut down again. I can't get the job done this way. What to do?\015

Answers :

Is there suction?
\015\012call bissell and do a walk through.. you have a clog somewhere and its killing that motor.. with the hose off (completely) the machine does it still have the problem? if no add a part. check again.. this machine is completely home serviceable..
Make sure all filters are clean, also check the inlet by the brush roll isn't clogged as well as the hose. If this is all ok, then there is a problem with the motor. There is a thermo protector that comes with the motor that could be bad.
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