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Introduction

This guide walks you through removing the brush roll cover. This is a necessary step to access the brush roll and the motor.

Parts

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  1. Place the device upright with the brush roller closest to you. Pull up on the latch at the top of the dust cup.
    • Place the device upright with the brush roller closest to you.

    • Pull up on the latch at the top of the dust cup.

    • Tilt the top of the dust cup forward and pull towards yourself, removing the container from the device.

  2. Locate the gray exhaust filter cover at the top of the vacuum's base. Grip the two tabs in the middle of the filter cover and rotate counter-clockwise.
    • Locate the gray exhaust filter cover at the top of the vacuum's base.

    • Grip the two tabs in the middle of the filter cover and rotate counter-clockwise.

    • Lift the cover away from the vacuum.

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  4. Pull up and unhook the two front tower latches using two fingers. These are located at the base of the tower. Pull up and unhook the latch on the back of the tower. Firmly lift the vacuum tower up and out of its stand.
    • Pull up and unhook the two front tower latches using two fingers. These are located at the base of the tower.

    • Pull up and unhook the latch on the back of the tower.

    • Firmly lift the vacuum tower up and out of its stand.

    • The exhaust filter cover can be replaced once the tower is removed. It will not affect the steps.

  5. Remove the four 20mm screws on the top of the vacuum head's cover using a JIS 1 screwdriver. Remove the four 20mm screws on the top of the vacuum head's cover using a JIS 1 screwdriver.
    • Remove the four 20mm screws on the top of the vacuum head's cover using a JIS 1 screwdriver.

  6. Turn the vacuum head so that the back is facing you. Press the handle release pedal.
    • Turn the vacuum head so that the back is facing you.

    • Press the handle release pedal.

    • Rotate the top of the motor cover down while pressing on the pedal release.

    • The motor cover should rotate from an upright position back towards the ground, as it would if the handle were still attached.

  7. Locate the two tabs on the back of the cover. Pull up on the tabs and lift the cover away from the device. Pull up on the tabs and lift the cover away from the device.
    • Locate the two tabs on the back of the cover.

    • Pull up on the tabs and lift the cover away from the device.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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