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Hoover 5470-900 no longer contacts carpet with beater brush

\015 My Hoover WindTunnel vacuum no longer contacts the carpet with the beater brush and has very little suction for the carpet.\015\012It works fine when I use it with the accessories.\015\012I have replaced the beater bar and have taken apart the front plate pieces to make sure that there is nothing blocking airflow. While I have the front plate stuff removed, I checked for vacuum power at the point that the hose comes down and it is still very powerful.\015\012No matter how low I set the height setting, the beater bar does not come in contact with the carpet.\015\012It feels like I am dragging the unit across the floor without wheels, but nothing appears broken or unusual.\015\012thanks for any help\015

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Your floor adjustment spring is broken there is a plastic slider and clip if it is broken the height adj will not work you should get a new vacuum because this repair can cost as much as a new vac.also this is a common problem with the hoover brand I would get a sebo or an oreck they have a great warrentty and you will more than likly never buy a other vac.
I have as of yet found any repair guide for any of the Hoovers if I find anything I will let you know
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