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Electrolux Central Vac- One hose works well, one does not

\015 We have 2 hoses, upstairs and down. The downstairs one has minimal suction, the second one works well in the same outlet. \015\012I used a plumbing snake in both ends and found approx 90% of the hose clear. Is the blockage in the middle 10% or can there be another problem?\015

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If its an older hose it might be crunching up when the vacuum is running that couses a loss is airflor due to high resistance. if this is the case the hose should be replaced.
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