Having problems with your Numatic Henry Bagged Canister Vacuum ?

My Old Henry hoover is making a VERY loud noise when switched on! Its still works but very loud, please help!


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Most likely the motor bearings have worn out. You can fit a new motor quite easily, but if you need to pay someone else to do it for you the labour plus motor cost will probably make the job uneconomical. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news...
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