Having problems with your Electrolux Lux 7000 Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

Plastic Slides Trying to open Lux 7000 cannister to access cord spool but can't get plastic slides to move even using needle nose pliers. Plse advise.


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Use a screwdriver to pry up one end. there's a little nubbie that snaps into the canister, then its just a matter of pulling the strip off.
the back part with the rewind has two snaps on top internally. use a screwdriver to pry the back part down and out both sides and the rewind will come out.
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