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177611 wet/dry vac

Just got a new 16 gal vac. the problem is that when I put the top part on the bottom part the flexable latches do not catch on the bottom. when i pick up the vac the whole top comes off.

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Re: 177611 wet/dry vac

Either you aren't getting the top on correctly so it will latch, or there maybe a problem with the latches. You should have a one year warranty on this, take it back to Sears and have them look at it.

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