Having problems with your Beam Industries 2775 Serenity Plus Central System Vacuum ?

Filter being sucked into the motor

\015 I have a beam vac system that is 9.5 years old. I have been told by the dealer that listen to my unit over the phone, that it sounds like the filter is being sucked into the motor.Is this something I can do to fix myself? If so, where do I find this information and what do I do next. If not, what do I do next? Should I still use the unit?Thanks ahead of time for the info.jl\015

Answers :

There is no way someone can hear what your vacuum is doing over the phone. Be cautious of anyone that tells you that.

If there is a clog anywhere in the lines either in the wall or the hoses it will have really high RPMs because there is no air movement slowing down the impellers. Clogs on these units are sometimes hard to clean out.

If you have a bagged unit, make sure to replace the bag. If you don't have bags then you probably need to clean out the filters and possibly replace them. I would recommend you use bags. You don't want dust and debris going into the unit's motor.

If you hear a loud grinding noise then it may be the fan or bearings in the motor. I technician could easily determine this with just a sound.

the unit should come off the wall fairly easily.
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