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No suction I have a similar problem - volta vortex bagless vacuum will not ****. Worked for 1 job then quit sucking, I have had the heads replaced, then the barrel - 2 months later same problem. I push the power lever to max - 10 seconds later it turns itself down and doesn't work properly. I am over it, now looking for refund


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Hi there SmartAlec from NelsonVacuums.com.au here. The problem is going to be the filter. THis kind of vacuum basically replaces the bag with a simple filter and the vacuum cleaner simply pulls all the dirt on to the filter so as soon as you start vacuuming you lose suction. The more expensive bagless vacuums spin the dirt through a chamber to minimise the material getting to the filter but unfortunately that wont help you. I could be wrong but i fix vacuums for a living and see this all the time. ITs a bit of a silly design in my opinion. You can test my theory by removing the filter and really thoroughly cleaning the little cracks with a brush or better still an air compressor and the suction will improve...untill you vacuum dirt that is.
Hope this helps, if you want more info just drop me an email.
Happy vacuuming :)
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