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No suction in the walls for our Beam Heavy Duty Vacuum.

We have a central vacuum, Beav Heavy Duty Vacuum. The wall unit in the garage is working. The motor runs and when we put the switch on, on the vacuum itself, it does work. It is empty of dirt/dust. When we put the hose into any of the wall recepticals, there is no suction.
What should we do.
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Mary Ellen

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Do you have any open valves? Sometimes when vacpans are installed they are left open. Check those and then the other inlets to make sure they are not open.

Also, if this unit is not newly installed, then you need to check for blockages. If the motor in the garage is winding up and running faster/harder than usual, then there is likely a blockage between the main unit and the inlet nearest the unit.

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