Having problems with your Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum ?
RAINBOW Vacuum power head does not pick up dirt
\015 Our rainbow vacuum powerhead moves dirt around instead of picking it up hair. Hair collects on the outside of beater bar instead of sucking it into hose. Smaller dirt seems to be picked up. Where can I find an answer or a power head troubleshooting guide?\015
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