What is this component?

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Something I pulled out of my newest Kirby the other night, I haven't seen one fitted before and it was causing the motor to go slower than it should have been, I'm guessing it's a suppressor of somesort but I thought I best ask here... :)
 

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Yes, looks like a large capacity suppressor - 0.1 Farad (or 100,000uF).
How large physically is it?
 

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Llew said:
Yes, looks like a large capacity suppressor - 0.1 Farad (or 100,000uF).
How large physically is it?

It's about 2 thirds of an inch wide, half high and about 8mm thick... :)
 

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Seems very small for such a large value. That size and voltage rating would normally be 0.1uF.
 

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Glad I removed it if it's a strange component!!! :-rofl2
 
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