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Hoover uh70015 motor noise, how to put oil or lube the motor
\015 I have a Hoover Platinum upright bagless that I really love. Through all the cleaning of hoses, HEPA filters and such now there is a screatching awful sound coming from the motor. I can disassemble it, but where would I put lubrication for this motor?\015
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Hoover uh70015 motor noise, how to put oil or lube the motor
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