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

Brushes not spinning or barely spinning while operating machine

\015 While cleaning a carpet I noticed the brushes were suddenly not spinning as fast and the machine wasn't sucking the carpet cleaning solution up. I had just finished successfully cleaning another carpet without any problems.....please help..\015

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There are filters, one on the lid, the other from the bottom, has a red frame, pull it out and clean it. There maybe a foam filter on the lid covering the yellow ball, it needs to have at least a 1/4 in. gap from the top. Also make sure that the lid is on correctly and tight.
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