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Age of Hoover Elite.
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Post# 243200   7/31/2013 at 23:52 (1,845 days old) by vacuumfreak95 (Aransas Pass, Tx)        

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Hey guys I'm hoping some of you Hoover fans could help me determine the age of my Hoover Elite? Its a model U5063-930 and the serial number is 099600087858. Thanks so much!

Post# 243203 , Reply# 1   8/1/2013 at 00:21 (1,845 days old) by mr_mom (pittsburgh (PA))        

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it was made in september 1996

Post# 243205 , Reply# 2   8/1/2013 at 00:26 (1,845 days old) by vacuumfreak95 (Aransas Pass, Tx)        
mr mom

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Thank you so much!

Post# 243209 , Reply# 3   8/1/2013 at 00:39 (1,845 days old) by PoconoVacMan (Northeast Pennsylvania)        

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On Hoover products manufactured after 1987, I believe, the first 4 digits of the serial number provide the month and year of production. With your serial number, 099600087858, as Jess stated above, your cleaner was produced in September of 1996 (0996). The rest of the numbers indicate that it is the 87,858th one off the production line.

Post# 243210 , Reply# 4   8/1/2013 at 01:14 (1,845 days old) by vacuumfreak95 (Aransas Pass, Tx)        
That's awesome!

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I was able to date my other elite with this info! It was made in December 1996 only three months after this one. Thanks so much for the help!!!

Post# 243253 , Reply# 5   8/1/2013 at 12:20 (1,845 days old) by mr_mom (pittsburgh (PA))        

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ur welcome

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