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Losing suction in upright position

\015 Seems to be losing suction in upright position, but still picks up well with the hose attachment.\015

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It's probably your belt. It could be broken or stretched. If broken or stretched, the roller won't spin very well, if at all. Another possibility is that there may be debris blocking suction near the roller. Hope this helps.
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