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NuTone VX550 & VX550C Central Vacuum

Nutone VX475, Nutone VX550, Nutone VX1000

NuTone VX550 Bag System

NuTone VX550C Bagless System
Nutone VX550 Central Vacuum Unit

Installation Guide VX550

Specifications Guide VX550

Nutone VX550 - Bagged Filtration VX series Central Vacuum


Recognized as the #1 Brand Used in the Past 2 Years and "Brand Used the Most" for Central Vacuums, NuTone continues to be The Leader in Central Vacuums!" according to Builder Magazine results of their 2009 Brand Use Study.


The Nutone VX550 is a powerful central vacuum unit with 550 air-watts of suction power designed to perform in small to large type homes, up to 8,000 square feet. Manufactured with convenient installation in mind, the VX550 is equipped with left or right hand dual intake ports. This makes new or retrofit installations simple. With a space saving 11.5" diameter profile, the central vacuum tank can fit into the tightest of corners. The VX550 power unit from Nutone has a powerful 2 stage motor designed with precision engineering. This extra power in the Nutone VX550 allows for deep cleaning far better then conventional vacuums. Quality was not sacrificed for cosmetic details with the VX550. The noise from the Nutone VX550 is greatly reduced with its advanced  sound suppression system design. The Nutone VX550 comes with a long 4 year factory warranty.


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Nutone VX550 Features and Specifications :

  • Powerful new motor cleans better then conventional vacuums

  • Filtration - Hepa Filtration and Anti-Microbial protection that traps bacteria better

  • Accurate bag-full lights that feature a "bag-full" indicator and auto shut down

  • Simplified bag removal and filter changing with easy snap bag change

  • Convenient installation with optional venting

  • Compatible with All Current Accessories

  • Powerful 2.4 HP / 550 Air Watt / 135 cfm 2 Stage Motor

  • Square Footage - up to 8,000

  • Water Lift - 130"

  • Voltage 120 with Utility Inlet included

  • Utility Valve with Power Unit - Yes

  • Recommended Circuit Amps - 20

  • UL Listed - Yes

  • Housing - Corrosion Resistant, Flame Retardant, Engineered, Thermoplastic

  • Dirt Capacity - 8 Gallons

  • Decibel Level : 71 dB

  • This VX550 Nutone Central Vacuum is the Bagged version of this model which will hold 8 Gallons. The VX550C is a bagless system that holds 7 Gallons.

  • Sound suppression system included


The Nutone VX550 has a convenient, sleek, wall hugging design that's sure to accommodate any decor. This series of Nutone VX Central vacuums are far quieter then other older technology used in older central vacuum design. The Nutone VX550 is more powerful and convenient then previous central vacuum systems that came before it. There is a status light on the hose handle and on the power unit to give you indication remotely that the bag or pail are full and need to be emptied. The Nutone VX550 Central Vacuum motor was designed for deep cleaning, that works far better then conventional vacuums. The filtration system within the Nutone VX550 is state of the art. It will exhaust the dust to the exterior of your home and keep the allergens and bacteria away from your home and family.

Customers Who Bought a Nutone VX550 Also Purchased The Following Items:

(Bag System)

Nutone VX391-8 Bags
for Nutone VX550

Nutone Bags Come In either Standard Paper or HEPA Filtration

Sizes: Packs of 3 or
Economy Value Packs
of 9

NuTone Style VX391-8 Bags
Nutone VX550 Bags
Standard Paper Filtration

Nutone VX550 Bags
NEW HEPA Filtration 

(Bagless System)
Nutone VX550 & VX1000 Genuine Central Vacuum Cleaner Filter

Nutone VX550-C Cloth Filter
for Nutone VX550

 Learn how to change your NuTone Secondary Filters

Nutone VX550 Filter
Price $61.95

Top 3 Products to Properly Maintain Your Nutone VX550 for Years to Come...

Safety Valve

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NuTone VX550 Red Motor/Fire Safety Valve

The Motor Safety Valve is an air relief system designed to protect your motor from damage caused by blockage. When a blockage occurs, the valve will open to allow air flow to the motor, preventing a motor burn out or further damage.

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Tornado Cloths

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Flush Out Your NuTone VX550 Central Vacuum
Tornado Power Central Vacuum Maintenance Cloths by are the do-it-yourself solution for central vacuum system care. These handy cloths are the ultimate way to reduce odors and restore your system to peak efficiency. 25 cloths per pack.

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Deodorizing Fragrance

Central Vacuum Deodorizing Fragrance
Does your central vacuum stink? Here's a new product that not only deodorizes your carpets and floors, but also deodorizes your central vacuum pipes and unit. Eliminates pet odors, tobacco odors, mold and mildew odors, dirt, dust smells, cooking odors...non-toxic!

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