Having problems with your Hoover U5262-900 / U5260-900 / U5266-900 / U5268-900 EmPower Bagless Upright Vacuum ?
My vacuum doesn't seem to be picking up debris
That means that you need to replace the belt. Here is the belt you need and the manual:
Hoover EmPower Belt and Manual
Hoover EmPower Belt and Manual
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