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Our wet/dry vac is losing power, could it be the battery (not taking charge) or the motor??


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It is cordless / rechargeable ?
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Our wet/dry vac is losing power, could it be the battery (not taking charge) or the motor??


It is cordless / rechargeable ?\015\012\015\012The batteries are good for around a year or so..\015\012\015\012Please dont forget to rate well ;o) ... Vacuums

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