Having problems with your Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Self Propel doesn't work! where does the cable attach from handle? How do u do it?

\015 The self propel switch on the handle is connected to a cable that goes to the base of the unit. It is loose. How do I get to the area that the cable attaches to?\015\012\015\012Any diagrams for disassembly would be very helpful. \015\012\015\012Thanks for any help you can provide\015\012\015\012Hoover 6446-900 Windtunnel vacuum cleaner\015

Answers :

If you haven't already gotten this fixed, simply remove the two screws on the bottom of the handle. Inside is the cable; please make sure to unplug your vaccum first.
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