Having problems with your Eureka 5849A Boss Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
Bare floor selection still rotates brushes
\015 When I have the "bare floor" selection on my Eureka Boss Upright, the beater brush still rotates. any help?\015
Your switch should have 2 different on positions. One for simple suction and one to engage the beater. The setting without the beater being engaged should be first position from off and the beater would be second position
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