Having problems with your Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum ?
Can't get any suction through the hose.
\015 I was just given this vacuum and it did not have the manual or instructions.I'm sure I'm overlooking something... I'm not even really sure the hose is supposed to attach. I assume it's on the left hand side (looking at the machine) This is the only place that the hose seems to fit.The floor vacuuming works fine. Is there some switch or something that engages the hose suction?Thanks for any assistance\015
You will see a tube coming out of the top of the base.thats where the hose attaches.but before you putthe hose on turn on the vacuum and see if you have suction at the tube coming out of the top of the base.also check and see if the brush roller is turning when vacuum is on.there is a little door you have to lift up when you attach the hose.hold the door open and attach the hose.i hope i was of some help to you.please leave feedback
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