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My foodsaver doesn't remove all the air from the bag before it seals. What am I doing wrong?

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Tillia Foodsaver VAC 370 won't stop vaccuming to seal

I had to take mine apart and clean the vacuum line out. It got tiny amounts of liquid in it over time and did the same thing. Before you take it apart, try setting the adjustment screw on the back. It's for altitude but, a slight turn could get you the results you need.

Posted on Feb 18, 2009

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SOURCE: My Foodsaver Vac 1050 doesn't extract all of the air from the bag

Either the sealing strips are dirty letting air escape or the lips of the bag are turned upwards. Push the front of the bag down towards the bottm chanel and it should work fine. I have had one for eight years now and love it.Ken Vancouver BC

Posted on Nov 21, 2009

SOURCE: my foodsaver v2490 will not vaccum the air out the

the problems with vac is allmost allways the gasket or the tubing in the unit there is a few fittings that get britlle over time and the heat in the unit and the china parts dont help i have got a bunch of these broken units on ebay and fix with drip irr fittings

Posted on Feb 20, 2010

Ed Mac

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SOURCE: foodsaver V845 is not sealing?

Does the vacuum seem to run forever and it doesn't seal?
Clean the black foam seals

Replace them if needed. they can be purchased from Tilia
WWW.FOODSAVER.COM

Posted on Jan 24, 2011

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