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Weak pick up power

Using my vaccum i dont know if i picked up a metal hair clip in the rug,i heard it going through the machine,then i noticed when im vaccuming it wasnt as strong as it was before that happen.

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That's true!!! you've take that for granted because metal strips such as the hair clip will tend to deteriorate the engine power. Since the turbine of your vaccum cleaner uses dynamo to provide for spin and it has supply electromagnetic charge. Since there's a metal that has picked up, it will absorb the magnetic power of dynamo causing your engine to malfunctioned step by step.. Better check the engine to a liscensed technician to repair the problem.

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