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Motor/Fan does not run. I have removed and taken the top of the canister plastic motor housing apart and tested for power. I have power through the cord to the switch and power from the switch to the two wire terminals. I have not removed the motor. Looks like I will need special tools to take out the motor. The Vac looks almost new. It has been setting for several years. What do you think?

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Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.

Well you can order a new motor at shop vac, check out this link.
you dont have to remove to check the motor, just connect power to the motor leads

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