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Looking for Replacement Motor for Bosch Ultra 1450W Canister Vacuum
\015 It appears the mote on this vacuum has blown out the bearings - it shakes and rattles a lot and there were BB-sized ball bearings inside the canister housing the motor. I've been looking online for somewhere Imight get a replacement motor, or compatible model, without any luck so far.\015\012\015\012Can I confirmany way that the bearings are the problem.If so,is this repairable itself?\015\012If not repairable, is there a source for a replacement motor?\015\012If I cannotget a Bosch motor, isit likely I could fit it with a compatible motor from another manufacturer, and, if so, which one?\015
If you are finding BB's. then the bearings are bad. You could pull the motor and take it to a place that rebuilds motors to see about replacing the bearings. If it is a Lamb or amtec motor, there is a number stamped on it, you can match up another motor with that number. Go to a place that sells Vacuum repair parts and they maybe able to get you a new motor.
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Looking for Replacement Motor for Bosch Ultra 1450W Canister Vacuum
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