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My Shop Vac Series H87 will not power on. It is empty and the filter's clean. I looked under the troubleshooting section of www.shopvac.ca for instruction. They advised to hit the reset/breaker button. However, I don't know where to find that switch. Any suggestions? Thanks! -Spence

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SOURCE: emptying the water from the Shop Vac 925-13 Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

Stand in front of the vaccuum with the lable facing you, the 2 release levers are on the left and right sides, attached to the motor housing, which sits atop the tank/canister. Pull out and up on the levers, twist counter-clockwise, lift straight up and the motor housing will follow, leaving the tank/canister on the floor.

Posted on Aug 02, 2007

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SOURCE: my shop vac won't turn back on after emptying

I'm afraid you'll need to take it apart. the switch is mounted in a plastic holder in the top. While you got it apart and without it plugged in, check to see that both brushes are touching the commutator. there should be sufficient spring tension to hold the brushes against the spinning part [commutator] if even one brush isn't making contact it won't spin.

Posted on Sep 11, 2007

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SOURCE: Shop Vac just stopped

Some do, but it would be in the open by the cord. But you could have a bad cord, switch, or a problem with the motor.

Posted on Mar 13, 2008

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SOURCE: Shop Vac was working fine last time I used it.

try tapping the motor area with a piece of wood or something, damp usage may have seized it up a bit

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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SOURCE: shop vac 90L400 stopped working won't start

VERY Helpful Customer service, immediate solution was to send a new power unit no cost to me! Thank you Shop Vac!

Posted on Dec 17, 2009

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