How to Open the Electrolux Epic 6000 SR Vacuum Cleaner Case

The Electrolux Corporation manufactures a variety of products for the home, including microwaves, refrigerators, dishwashers, washers and dryers, ranges, and several types of vacuum cleaners, including canisters, uprights and central vacuums.

The Epic 6000 SR Vacuum is part of the 6500 SR line of vacuums and is a canister style vacuum that offers several features, including a cord winder, upholstery tools, brushes and a power nozzle. Opening the cleaner case may be necessary in order to perform cleaning or maintenance on the vacuum.

Turn off the vacuum and unplug from the power supply.

Stand the vacuum canister up on its end with the hose exiting from the top.

Press down on the front cover release, which is located near the top of the canister when stood on its end.

Pull open the front cover and set the canister down on the floor.