Having problems with your Eureka 7618 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
Not picking up
\015 The brush is turning, the hose has suction and there is no blockage in hose inlet. Any suggestions as to what else I could possibly check?\015
Thank you it was helpful. I will try to see what is blocking the vacuum from picking up. I have heard that if you stick a clothes hanger up in the vacuum (unplugged) you can pull out debris that is preventing it from picking up.
Even though it feels like there is suction it may be running up to 100% power. Ensure that bag is in good shape and that all filters are clean. Also check the entire brushroll area. Make sure that the belt is not stretched and is in good condition. The brushroll should be clean of any hairs and other foreign objects and should rotate freely by hand. The best way to check a brushroll. Stand a brushroll vertically on a carpet or other non slip surface, hold other end and then give the brush a good spin, it should spin very smoothly, with virtually no noise, scrapes, jams or resistance. If there is resistance or a problem, clean the end caps and on a Hoover it may need the bearings oiled.
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