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What is causing a high pitch sound when i turn the vacuum on?

\015 I ran over some nails and they got sucked into the beater bar but fell out. I imagine one of them when into the motor and broke something.\015

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If it is causing a bad vibration as well as the loud noise than you probably broke a blade on the fan and depending on the model you might have to get a new fan housing to get the fan blade. You should check over the fan housing as well because it might have a crack or a hole in it if the fan threw a nail against it.
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