How to Troubleshoot & Repair Central Vacuum Systems
- Begin at START, test each repair issue, and narrow the problem down to a numbered solution. You can also print a PDF Troubleshooting Repair Chart & Solutions.
- To see the repair options, scroll down below the chart to the numbered solution.
- Also use the topics to the right, where many questions have additional information. If can't find the help you need, please email a troubleshooting central vacuum question or call the number at the top or bottom of this page.
Central vacuum troubleshooting repair can be done by a homeowner or a qualified dealer. Many times, dealers will be able to pick up on things others may miss, simply because they are involved with these vacuums on a regular basis. Since central vacuum troubleshooting is virtually standard across all brands, you can choose the most capable dealer in your area to help guarantee great service.