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Suction only with attachments but none otherwise

\015 I posted this before but it should have been for the Kenmore upright Model 116.35922.\015\012\015\012I can't find any clogs anywhere. I now have to vacuum my carpets with the long wand attachment because that's the only place where I can get suction. Help please.\015

Answers :

Remove the brush roll and then fit everything back as normal. Then switch on. Put your hand to the sole plate - if you can feel suction coming through as you would normally vacuum then it could be a motor seizure. However if you can't feel suction then there's a clog between the main dust channel and the main hose pipe/where the hose comes out the back of the vacuum.\015\012
\015\012Once that's done then put the brush roll and belt back. You may find that the belt may have to be replaced if its broken.
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