Having problems with your Dirt Devil 12 Amp HEPA Filter Vacuum Vacuum ?
No sucktion into bag, air coming out the sides
\015 No dirt goes into bag. It picks up dirt but does not go into the bag. Strong air is coming out of the sides where there is the vent. No sucktion in the long tubes that you use as attachments.\015
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