Having problems with your Genie Company GV150 Wet/Dry Vacuum ?
HOW DO I SWITCH MY GENIE PB/15 BLOWER/VAC TO SUCTION?
\015 I just asked a question a couple fo hours ago about the little paper liner inside, asked if I was supposed to remove the liner for wetsuction, but now I can't figure out how to get the Vac out of blower mode and into suction mode!\015\012\015\012There's no switch to flip, as far as I can see, but there are two 'holes', a top one on the actual blower apparatus (which attaches to the top of the yellow 'drum' ) and a lower one that the hose fits neatly into. Maybe this has something to do with it?\015
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