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NO SUCTION HOOVER U8143-900 UPRIGHT HAS LITTLE SUCTION ALL BRUSHES ROTATE SO I'M SURE THE BELT IS OKAY. DO YOU ANY SUGGESTIONS????


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I took mine apart, cleaned otherwise inaccessible pipes, and assembled\015\012it back (that went well, huh!). The clog was made of human hair and and\015\012other long fibers (carpet pieces, etc).
Took mine to repair shop for this problem. Dog and people hair caught up in housing you can't reach.
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