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All of a sudden the vacuum started sounding different and the suction was only about 30% of what it normally is.

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If the sound of the vacuum changed and it lost most of the power it sounds like you picked up something that plugged it.check your hose and intake to the machine. You can take the hose off and drop a coin through it to see if it is plugged. Check the power head to see if something is plugging it .

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