Having problems with your Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

Clog in handle/hose

\015 Small rubber ball got sucked up and is caught in the handle or hose. How can I take it part to remove the object?\015

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I would try puting the hose in the blower port (most of the time the port is the same as were the filter sticks in)
\015\012hope this helps:)
\015\012Clog in handle/hose
\015\012Posted by TCow on May 08, 2008
\015\012Small rubber ball got sucked up and is caught in the handle or hose. How can I take it part to remove the object?
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure. in some cases the Electrolux handle will come apart but id not then I use a couple of methods, if you have another canister vacuum or shop vac then turn on the Electrolux and the other canister vacuum and try to pull the ball out one way or the other. Or you can use a wire coat hander and create a little hook on the end and insert it into the handle portion of the vacuum to see if you can pull out the ball or loosen it so that it will roll out. One other choice that id you have a long small broom handle the length of the hose or longer and then you can push the ball out but the handle has to be smaller than the size of the inside of the hose and also be VERY CAREFUL… because it is an electric hose and it is very expensive so if you cannot remove the small ball bring it to a local vacuum cleaner dealer or the absolute last resort is to replace the hose, but most clogs can be removed. So if you need further assistance, please feel free to contact your local vacuum cleaner dealer in your area or in the yellow pages, or contact the factory phone number or website to further assist you with your questions.

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