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Hose stopped up

The intake hose to the turbo canister is completely blocked; any suggestions on how to unblock it? Desperate... help!!!

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  • socaliflady Jan 15, 2008

    Unfortunately, the intake hose is fixed and does not look like it can be removed. My hubby will take the lower part of the vacuum apart in the morning and try to get at it from that end. Wish him luck!



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I took it appart and use a hanger through the tube to pull all the dirt that was clogged, after that was like new

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If the hose comes off, you can push something thru to help break it up. You also use a plumber's snake to grap ahold of what is in the hose and pull it out.

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