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Vacuum Keeps Clogging

I have to unplug my vacuum everytime I use it. Not because I vacuum up big pieces of anything. I clear out all the hoses but there just isn't enough suction and I dont know if there is another clog that I just can't see. I am hoping you can help me because this is very frustrating.

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Wish I knew what you have. You could have a clogged filter. Have you dropped something like a big marble down thru the hose to see if it comes out with out any problem. Sometimes a needle or nail or a piece of something that gets caught and turns sideways so that things hang up on it then clog up the hose. If your vac. will run without the hose, if it does, how is the suction at the spot that the hose plugs into? If ok, then there is a problem with the hose, if low, then you have a problem with the vac. If this an upright, the dirt inlet by the brsh roll is clogged, or the belt is stretched enought so the the brush roll uner load won't turn, acting like low suction.

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