FoodSaver Vacuum 1050 Repair?

Answer The FoodSaver Vacuum 1050 does exactly what its name suggests: It saves food from premature spoilage by sealing it in a vacuum pouch. Repairing the unit at home requires that you identify the probl... Read More »

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What is the minimum vacuum pressure a vacuum pump should have for a vacuum bag repair?

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How to repair a cut vacuum hose?

For a patch repair, I'd make a sleeve and insert where the tear is, then I duct tape or use plastic tape. Sleeves can be made from toilet paper inserts, towel inserts, plastic bottles or even soda ... Read More »

Vacuum Booster Repair?

A vacuum booster, or vacuum brake booster, attaches to the master cylinder and generates extra braking power via a vacuum created by the engine manifold. A vacuum booster can experience problems fo... Read More »