Having problems with your Sebo X4 Bagged Upright Vacuum ?

Light keeps coming on saying bag full but its not

\015 The vacume will work for short time then cut out\015

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Almost certainly there is a blockage in the pipes leading to the bag compartment. This will cause the red light to come on, and it will lead to the motor cutting out from over-heating (as there's not enough air flow to cool it). To test that the light is working correctly, you can unplug the flexible hose from the top of the bag compartment then switch the machine on. The red light should be off, but will come on if you block the hole with your hand. If that test shows the light is working, you need to search for a blockage - which is most likely to be in the flexible hose, but can be in the rigid plastic tube or in the base of the machine (turn it over and look in the little trap-door). Clearing a blockage from the hose can be difficult - you are more likely to be successful if you can devise a way to pull it out rather than trying to push it (as with a broom handle, for example), because pushing may just compact it.\012
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