Having problems with your Eureka Capture Upright Vacuum Vacuum ?

Gets hot picks up dirt then it falls out again

\015 Purchased 1 year ago. now it gets hot and spits the dirt out a few moments after picking it up. rollers are working and there are no clogs in the air chamber.\015

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Check the throat of the vac itself where air and dirt passes through to the back and into the intake. The heat would indicate you have a loss of air flow though to the chamber.. try dropping a coin backward through from above down to the bottom of the vac. his will help indicate whee a blockage is.
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