Vax U87-VU-PP Upright Vacuum CleanerU87-VU-PP
How do I clean the filters?
Cleaning the filters
Remove the dirt container
Turn the lid anti-clockwise
Remove the filter
Tip the dust/debris out into a bin
Tap the filter against the side of a bin
Rinse the filter under the tap (no detergent)
Allow 24 hours to air dry
How do I clear a blockage in the hose?
Removing a blockage from the hose
Remove the hose from the side
Remove the hose where it joins the machine at the back
Push a broom handle through to clear any obstruction
How do I access the brushbar?
Accessing the belt and brushbar
Remove the 3 screws underneath the machine
Turn the machine over, remove the top cover
Lift the brushbar to remove
Have you checked the machine for a blockage?
Switch the machine off and unplug from the wall socket
Disconnect the main hose from the short lower hose
Remove the base cover to access the brushes
Drop a small ball of paper down the top of the lower hose
Is the paper stuck?
There is a blockage and this will need to be removed
Go to 'Brushbar not turning'