Having problems with your Vacuums ?
Seems to have proper suction but dirt is not reaching the bag? I have checked all the hoses and there is no blockage.
There may be a blockage on the inside of the vac. I have had this happen to me a couple of times. The first thing I try to do is to make sure the beater brush is turning. If it isn't turning the dirt will not go into the bag. The other thing to do is to take a shop vac or something similar with high suction and see if you can suction out your hose. There may be something so high up in it that you can't see it. The last thing I would try is to take apart the inside where the hose connects to the bag and make sure that nothing is up in there. Try the shop vac first....this has always worked for me.
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Seems to have proper suction but dirt is not reaching the bag? I have checked all the hoses and there is no blockage.
There may be a blockage on the inside of the vac. I have had this happen to me a couple of times. The first thing I try to do is to make sure the beater brush is turning. If it isn't turning the dirt will not go into the bag. The other thing to do is ... Vacuums
I have a Miele Vacuum cleaner MedicAir 5000 Plus. Recently the Dust Bag Indicator bar is full during normal cleaning and consequently the suction power is much less. I replaced the dust bag, engine pre-filter and Hepa filter but no change. When i remove the hose, the Indicator is normal, but when i attach the hose, wand, head, the indicator is full. I checked the hose, wand, head but can't see any blockage and when i blow with my mouth it seems fine. Can anybody help? thanks!
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I have a new bag in, checked the hoses for clogs have the motor cover off showing motor runs. Problem is vacuum has no suction in hose area, cover off where bag is and the air blows out of filter. hoses are clean no blockage.
Have you checked the filter? Many vacuums have a filter under or behind the bag to keep dust and dirt out of the motor. If this gets clogged the motor can't get any suction. Also look for holes in the hose or in the small segment between hose and bag ... Vacuums
There is no suction from the head on the floor. The hose is sucking properly but not the floor brush. I have checked for blockages and can't find anything - any ideas?
I have exactly the same problem!\015\012i think it is something to do with the transfer hose that changes the suction from the hose to the brushes ( it is at the bottom left of the machine as you look at it from the front! ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
No suction Hello - any help with this would be much appreciated! I just changed the bag and filters. The machine runs, seems normal, but there is no suction. There is no blockage of the hose, as indicated by the fact that that little viewer window above where the hose connects to the unit is not showing the red portion that it shows when there is something blocking the hose (god, this is hard to describe!). If I disconnect the hose and put my hand over the hole, I feel some suction. But
Well, it actually sounds like there is a blockage. Try removing your hose and dropping something through it, like a quqrter. If it comes through, no clog. If it is clogged, I believe that machine has a blower on the upper part of the cleaner (mayb ... Miele S514 Solaris Electro Plus Vacuum
My vac has lost suction. When I vacuum it picks up very little, but when I remove the wand hose it has good suction. We have cleaned both filters, checked for blockage in all hoses & cleaned the beater bar brush. All to no avail. Is it the motor? Or is there a blockage deep in the vac somewhere? We're debating repair versus buying a new one. Hope you can help. Thanks.
Hi there,Sorry to hear you're having a problem with your DC14. Since you say you've already washed the filters and checked for blockages, it's probably best if you get in touch with us so we can run through some simple troubleshooting ste ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
No suction I just replaced the bag, and normally after this I have a lot of suction. Now that I have changed the bag I have less suction that I had before. Not even enough to picj up dog hair. I snaked he hose and checked all of the connections. It seems to have an air leak but no amount of tape will fix this. I cleaned the filer as well with warm water and dried it and re installed but still absolutely no suction. I am ready to throw it out! Any suggestions would be appreciated
1, Does the blower (discharge) side blow bunches of air??Yes: Something is clogged from the bag to the hose end. Try blowing out the hose from the discharge side.Or: The bag is not properly seated. Make sure that the plastic piece is ... Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum
Suction stopped. Roller and belt working-in fine order. Checked hoses have not found any blockage. Blowing out air or sucking so little can't feel it with hand on hose end. Help!
Either a blockage or the main air filter is blocked , some it can be washed and others it must be replaced I would check the owner manual and look at the filter, foam ones can and usually have instructions where they install to wash them. ... Hoover Tempo Widepath Upright Vacuum - Blue
My Miele S3141 canister began acting strange this morning. No suction...so I took off the hose and checked for blockage, (nothing). Now I can't get the hose back on the canister. It just slips ar
See this causes and fix it. God bless youAir filter:If the vacuum cleaner won't pick up dirt and has no suction the air \012filter might be clogged. Remove the filter and either clean or replace \012it as needed. \012 ... Vacuums
I have an old Miele canister vacuum and I do not know how to disassemble the hose to check for a clog. I think it sucked up a nerf ball the size of a ping pong ball. I changed the bag but it did isn't appear to be in the bag. The vacuum powers on but I do not have suction with the hose, and since the hose has hard plastic elbow joints I do not want to pry them apart and break it
Hi Emily: If you have the model number for your machine you may be able to find your manual on the Miele website. Check ... Miele Vacuums
My eureka smartvac 4870 has no suction at hose or floor. all hoses are clear, filters clean and properly installed. bag not full and properly installed
Your eureka has no suction kuz the vacum hose needs cleaning ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Dyson all floor vaccum no suction when hand held wand is turned on... doubled checked for cracks in hose -- none took house off unit to check for blockage --- none.. suction works fine when using as normal on floors.
You need to replace the belt that drives the brush on the underneath side of the vacuum. To do this, you need to flip the vacuum over and remove cover plate. There you will find the broken, or stretched out belt. Remove the brush and place the new be ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Dirt Devil M082476 Full Bag indicator light keeps coming on when I turn my vacum up to full intensity. I have tried changing the bag and checked that all hose is clear. If I leave the vacum on low intensity the suction is minimal and does not increas when I turn up the suction. Is there a solution to this? I look forward to your response
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Electrolux canister model #1205. worked great. got a new hose and if you check the suction with your hand, great suction, but then the check bag light turns on and machine shuts off.
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Poor suction I have a hoover hush s5627 vacuum purchased about 4 years ago from Costco. It's suction power isn't so good anymore. I've checked all the lines & hoses and they're clear and I've changed the bag. I even disconnected the pipe from the vacuum unit and held my hand over the intake. While the machine roars like a jet engine the suction power just ain't like it used to be. What could possibly be the problem?
This vaccuum has a Fan Blade inside connected to the motor that spins to create the suction you feel. After a few years of use (and misuse) the blades on this (plastic) fan will be broken off, thus damaging the unit. These Fans are replaceable if yo ... Vacuums
Dyson vacum cleaner lost suction got the DC14 and it doesn't seem to have much suction in the floor head, the hose still has good suction. I have checked all the paths for blockage and there is none.
Hey, this is Leland with Crucial Vacuum,\012\012If your unit's suction has decreased there could be several reasons.\012\012Firstly, the motor may be the problem. If you hear any noises while the machine is running, you should contact ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson DC14 is not picking up as it should and the hose hardly has any suction. I have checked for blockages and there are none. When i turn it on it sounds like there is good suction then there is a second noise like the suction is escaping somewhere.
Check this video out ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
No suction vacuum won't pick up -- I've checked the bag, hose...and it seems to have no sucking power. The internal hose may be jammed (I vacuumed up a lot of shredded paper), but nothing as far as I can stick in fingers in. I don't have a metal coat hanger to slip down, but I'm afraid that might tear the hose and then the darn thing won't work anyway. :o(
If it is plugged, try using a tape measure, i know it sounds stupid but it will work to unplug your line and will not tear your hose.. ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My sebo 1.1 has a red light flashing, indicating bag needs emptied or clog. There is plenty suction with the hose attachments, and I cannot see any blockages in hoses etc. Some of the dirt seems to be collecting in the small flap in the base of the hoover. Any tips as to what could be the problem would be gratefully received
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Hi: We ahve a Tornado CV30 vacuum. The suction does not seems to be working properly. There is no suction at the tool hose and the bag does not seem to have air moving into it. Do you think there is a clog somewhere? The roller is moving. Thank you for youre help :) Kelly Branson, Mo.
To clear the clog, remove the hose and wand from the unit and separate them. The hose is\015\012released by pressing the white plastic ring in the housing. The two are\015\012separated by simply unscrewing them. Remember this threaded connection\015\ ... Tornado 93030 Wide Area Carpetkeeper Upright Vacuum
My kenmore intuition vacuum seems to have lost suction and the check bag light comes on. the bag has just been changed (2x). cannot see if there is any type of blockage. any ideas? thanks. ps. only had this vacuum for 3 months.
If you bought it new then do not screw w it take it back to sears and demand a replacement or your money back Sears is very reasonable re this ... Vacuums
My model # is 31075, I don't see it listed on this website, 31079 is the closest. The suction is almost non existant when I use just the hose around the edges of my room, I've checked the bag and filters, and for something plugging the hose, all is well in these areas, what else could it be?
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Loss of suction on a canister bagless. What is the best way to ensure there are no blockages - i have checked but can't be sure there isnt a blockage in the hose somewhere.
Take a coat hangar (one of those nasty metal ones) straighten it out as long as you can get it and slowly slide into hose, twisting it as you go. You can also tap hose when doing this to loosen anything jammed in there. ... Dyson DC08 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum
My dyson dc 14 is not picking up as well as it should,but, suction still very strong when using hose with attachments, have checked belt and have checked for blockages. can any one help please?
Hi its Darran at Dyson.I would check that the brush bar is turning when you have the cleaner in the vacuuming position. To check this, make sure the brush control dial (on the cleaner head) is in the centre position and when you release ... Dyson DC14 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Sudden loss of suction. Using a dirt devil upright. Checked the belts that were changed recently and working. Changed the half full bag. No change. Checked for blockages and as far as I can see there are none. The blower is working as much as it ever was I think but I;m stumped.
R u sure there is nothing cought in the hose? ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagged VacuumVacuum