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Hoover F5906-900 motor sounds very loud.

Imagine hearing a diesel engine run at idle from inside a home, then hearing it right next to the motor. That is the way this SteamVac sounds, we went a month or so without using it and it sounds alot louder.

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Bearings in the motor are bad, you will have to replace the motor.

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