Having problems with your Eureka Whirlwind Litespeed 5840 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
No suction from the bottom
\015 My vacuum is only a few years old and suddenly it's not sucking from the bottom. Simple lint from the carpet or any debris it used to **** up is being passed over. The beater bar DOES spin. Thank you for the help finding out how to open it. The attachment hose sucks fine, but when trying to push it as an upright, I get nothing and after a minute or so I smell something. I don't think it's the smell of burning rubber, but it smells warm and maybe just a dust smell. The belt doesn't look frayed at all and the beater bar spins fast and smoothly. There's only a small distance of hose from the beater bar to the point where the attachment hose detaches and there's nothing clogging it. Our Hepa filer is a little banged up and needs replacing, but that alone couldn't cause a lack of suction, could it? I don't appreciate hauling my 18-year-old Hoover Elite from the basement every time I need to vacuum. Help soon!\015
Hello the hose on the bottom of the unit is clogged with debris, try taking a straighten hanger of some sort, and stick into the entry hole on the bottom of the vac, to remove debris sometime paper and other forgein objects get caught in the vacuum hose and cause poor suction.
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