Having problems with your Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum ?

I believe it is clogged with dog hair...not sucking


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Hello. Thanks for choosing Fixya! That dog hair will definitely have to be removed. Pull it out anyway you can, using a tweezer, a pair of needle nose pliers, etc. Also examine all of the hoses and remove any debris that could be adding to the problem. Regards, Joe
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I believe it is clogged with dog hair...not sucking


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