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Lack of suction at power unit

\015 I have an Electrolux Central Vac system (in a house that we just puchased). I have went through the Troubleshooting flow chart and got to the power unit and pulled the tube off of the inlet and found that there is very little/no suction at the power unit (even though there is a ton of air flow coming out of the exhaust).\015

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If you have remove the piping from the inlet of your vacuum and by clogging the inlet with your hand to feel if it is sucking air but still little/no suction is felt then there must be a crack from the inside of your vacuum unit where most of the air being sucked is passing through and bypassing its inlet. if there's a possibility for you to open the unit (unplug it first) then check for possible air leak passages from its inlet to its exhaust! check for loose air seal also!
Check that the Handle has a slider to adjust air flow, Electrolux Vac's arent really designed for carpet cleaning, check hose for breaks or cuts and everything is secure, while its on run your hands all over the hose and vac to locate any air flow that should not be.
\015\012Let me know.
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