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On the upright model 16NS the suction stopped.Why would this happen?


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Not sure what model of vacuum this is, what is the make? It most likely is a clog somewhere. First I would take out the bag or container holding the debris. Then I would remove the filter if there is one, also disconnect any hoses attached to the vacuum. if you still have no suction then it is clogged up inside the vacuum and it is going to need to be taken apart to be cleaned. also I would check to see if the brush head on the head of the vacuum is moving when the vacuum is on. sometime if the brush heads are not moving you can mistake that for a loss of power.
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