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No hose suction with replacement bag

Worked fine for years. New number for bag --- "I" --- says it "replaces bag 50570" (correct number we bought for years).

"Pulls" fine --- but no suction at hose. No apparent leaks. No blockage in hose...

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  • radar293 Feb 24, 2008

    Thanks --- good idea. But already tried --- "pulls" fine without bag but no blockage --- more like "sucking air" with bag.



    Have isolated problem to hose collar --- swapped hose ends and it works ok. Yet, as soon as I attach fixture to hose end (same end that caused leak at vac --- it starts "sucking air again".



    No visible damage to collar. Great suction now --- but generally useless since I can't attach any tools.



    Guess replacing the "collar" should fix --- tried duck tape & cutting hose for new fit with no luck. Good luck finding collar I guess.



    Any ideas appreciated.

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The Bag must be blocking the port it connects to. Remove the bag and close it up. Test it again with no bag in it. If you have suction now, the bag is blocking the port. Maybe it is the wrong type, or installed wrong.

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