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Piece of chalk sucked into vacuum
\015 I accidentally sucked a piece of chalk my vacuum and now I can tell the suction is horrible. \302\240I'm not sure if it's stuck somewhere or what the problem is.\015
Yes, it is stuck somewhere in the vacuum. Turn it upside down, and you will probably find it lodged. Also could be lodged in hose somewhere.
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