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The n and the d on the bottom of the vacuum, what does it do? it looks like a switch of some kind. i bought the vacuum at a garage sale

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This sounds like a Kirby vacuum cleaner. The n is for neutral and d is for drive. When you are using it the switch should be in drive. For moving it around, say into another room or closet, put it in neutral. If you turn the vacuum off with the switch in drive, the rear wheels will be locked.
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