Having problems with your Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum ?
No suction on floor part
\015 There is suction on the hose part, but none on the floor. I clean the filter every time I use it. Have checked everything else. It is Dirt Devil featherlite 12 amp. Motor runs, brushes turn, but no suction. What is it?\015
From your problem description, you may have a blockage in the foot. Check the intake under the vac by the roller.
This solution was dead on! There was a wad of cat hair, MY hair and sawdust that my boyfriend decided was OK to sweep up blocking the curve of the tube leading from the foot to the canister. Got it out with a hemostat and it works like a dream now. Watch out for long girlie-hair wadding up your tubing.
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