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Need to change the motor brushes in Shop Vac model 800. How do you get into the motor housing?
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Remove the top and then remove the screws from the inside top housing. You will seee the motor with a retainer hold in the motor. Remove the retainers screw(s) and pull out the motor. If the brushed look fine clean out the aurmature shafts bearings inserts. Dirt and dust will cause a bind and noise causing the motor not to operat smoothly too
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