Having problems with your GE 106766 Bagged Canister Vacuum ?
No suction for use of crevice tools, running hot, then shut off
\015 No suction on hose when using crevice tool, power nozzle seems to work as I can hear sand going up the hose. When I remove the hose and electrical cord attached to canister and put my hand over the outlet on the canister I get good suction. There is no way to clean the hose or detach from power handle. The vacuum over heated and shut off Why?\015
Obviously no suction in hose would indicate a blockage, over heating is a breaker that shuts off the machine when it over heats. There is no way to clean hose the on this model because the hose does not detach at either end, therefore I had to employ the use of the good old wire hangar. Job complete up and running, with good suction. It is amazing what a prayer to God can do.
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