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Craftsman no longer makes filter bags for the 16 gal/6.5 model Wet/dry vac. What is a good substitute
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Craftsman no longer makes filter bags for the 16 gal/6.5 model Wet/dry vac. What is a good substitute
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Craftsman wet dry vac no longer sucking enough to use, cleaned the filter, sounds strong but barely works??
Buy a new filter. Make sure hose is cleaned out. Sometimes if the filter is wet and not allowed to dry it will do that. Also make sure hose is on the right outlet ... Craftsman 17762 Wet/Dry Vacuum
My Kenmore Progressive keeps burning up belts even after I have changed the bag, cleaned the filters and checked to make sure the agitator was clean and free turning
On the left hand side, just above the handle release, is a lever to adjust if you are doing hard wood or carpet cleaning. When adjusted for hard wood, that lever releases the belt and just uses the "vacuum" function. When set for carpet it engages ... Kenmore Vacuums
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Is there any thing caught in the roller brush? Carpet string, plant leaf,Coin?\015\012\015\012Try removing the suction hose and putting a broomstick through it to unclog any thing you may not be able to see.\015\012\015\012At ... Vacuums
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I have a bissell power force vacuum and I just pulled the bag out to change it and when I put it back in it began blowing air out the filter on the side and is no longer sucking
Hello,\015\012Try checking the attachment hose for clogs. It should come completely off of the vacuum with just a few screws. Also, check the little hole underneath the brushroll where the dirt goes in. Hope this helps...\015\012Marci ... Vacuums