Having problems with your Eureka 431A Optima Bagless Upright Vacuum ?
Stuff gets stuck in the hose and never makes it to the canister
\015 I've cleaned out all filters, made certain the roller was clean and turning. When I vacuum, all the stuff gets sucked up and stays in the hose...UGH\015
You must have a clog in the hose, take the hose off if you can, drop something down one end to see if it comes out the other side, if not then it is clogged. If it does, the inlet down by the brush roll may be clogged.
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Stuff gets stuck in the hose and never makes it to the canister
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