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While using vacuum I get horrendous noise, suction is fine. I have the older bag type

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Actually, some vacuums has horrendous noise. Mine sounds like a spaceship blasting off. Now, if is is noisier then should be take suction tube of and listen it. Clean bag and check if it hasn't some dirt inside, zheck tube, if it hasn't some obstruction
If you can't find anything obvious and is on warranty., you should take it back where you bought it,
Maybe you could find CONTACT at www.kenmore.com
or call them to Contact 1-888-KENMORE

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