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Embedded dirt finder light stuck


The Hoover uses a small microphone that is positioned in the plastic housing that the end of the hose fits into, just behind the bag compartment. What happens is that when dirt comes up the hose and hits the 90 degree corner, just before it enters th ... Vacuums

Embedded dirt finder light stuck


Try cleaning out all the pathways you can get to. Trapped particles can mess up this indicator. Particularly check the extra mesh filter that is under the bag (there's a plastic grid that snaps over it to hold it into place). Clean that out and ma ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Embeded Dirt Finder


Check out the switch that activates it. go to thehooverstore for a complete listing of hoover machines. I'm sure you'll find your machine listed along with an exploded diagram of the machine ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Problem with embedded dirt finder


Take the hose off at the back of the vac, should just turn then pull oull, look down inside the tube that the hose was connected to, there is a sensor there and if it is coated over with dirt, then it can't work, Clean it off and the try it, if it s ... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum

Embedded Dirt Finder green light won't come back on - stays red


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Hoover U5237-930 embedded dirt finder


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Embedded Dirt Finder


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Dirt finder I have a Hoover U6439-900.  After the cleaner was used a few times, the dirt finder light cycles between green and red on the regular setting and will not go to green.  On the sensitive setting, the red light stays on most of the time.  I have tried to run the cleaner to remove any dirt but have not solved the problem.


The sensor may be bad, or it may be coated over with dirt. Re,ove the hose at the back of the vacuum, the head of the sensor is down inside that opening, reach in there and clean it off and see it that corrects the problem, if not replace the sensor ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

My dirt finder light is not working My dirt finder red light never goes off. Have changed the bag, cleaned all filters.


Take the bag out and the filter,put the coveer back on and start it up.see what the light says.if there is a clog somewhere and air is not getting into the bag it will read full.if that workd then put the filter back in and start it up.when the bag i ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Hoover Savvy The red light for the dirt finder is on when pushing forward and the green light is on when pulling it back. This happens all the time. It's like the dirt finder sensor isn't working right. It seems to be picking up good and we keep the filter clean.


Does this happen at both Dirt Finder Sensitivity settings? ... Hoover U8171-900 / U8172-900 / U8173-900 / U8174-900 Savvy Bagless Upright Vacuum

My Hoover Dirt Finder red light stays on. All


Inspection of the circuit board found that the 470uF capacitor looked damaged. I replaced it and I now have the Green and Red lights are working correctly. ... Hoover U6476-910 WindTunnel Upright Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum

Hoover Dirt Finder (light) not working


Good be a bad sensor, but if less then a year old, it is under warranty. I would take it in to a warranty repair shop and have them fix it. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Embedded dirt indicator light stays red


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Dirt finder sensor stopped working


I had the same problem with a hoover windtunnel 6200 - u5477-900. I removed the flexible hose from top of the plastic tube running vertically along the right side of the back of the vacuum. When I used a flashlight to look into the plastic tube, I ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

Model U5491-900 Red Dirt Finder Stays On?


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Hoover wind tunnel the red light dirt finder stays on


There's a microphone inside the tube the dirt runs up. It listens for dirt coming up the tube. They just go bad and there's no making it better. You can either replace that entire assembly or ignore it. Fairly easy to replace. I'll include the part s ... Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum

Dirt finder light stays on red - Hoover U8315960 Bagged Upright Vacuum


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Have an older Dirt Finder U6331. the self propel cable does not seem to engage when working the top handle. Is their an adjustment or repair I can do?


You will have to replace the handle or the cable both of them wear out with time and use ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum

Hoover u6485900 dirt finder red light stays on


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Need instructions on how to replace the belt on a hoover dirt finder model u5321-930


You can download the manual from the link below:\015\012\015\012http://www.hoover.com/Media/ModelPDF/U5468900.pdf\015\012\015\012Please update the question & let us know if the information given was useful to you - Good Luck! ... Hoover 5416-900 WindTunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

How to change the belt on a hoover dirt finder.


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Hoover windtunnel dirt finder light stays red. We've cleaned the elbow the roller the hose and have a clean bag. The vacuum is new only had it for 3 months.


I'm not sure about a 3 month old vac, I'd probably go the warranty route. However, for the older vacs thy start getting false positives. The sensor is simply a microphone hooked to a computer chip detecting sounds of dirt entering the bag. \ ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

I am trying to change the belt on a hoover legacy dirt finder. I cannot figure out how to get to the inside pully where the belt hooks


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Belt for Hoover Windtunnel Dirt Finder Model # U6485900


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How to clen a dirt finder sensor on a windtunnel


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