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Attachment nozzle no longer has any suction. - Vacuums
Your hose is clogged or there is a internal clog. If the motor is running, there has to be suction unless the hose is clogged. Check everything between the nozzle and the bag ... everything.
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Attachment nozzle no longer has any suction. - Vacuums
Your hose is clogged or there is a internal clog. If the motor is running, there has to be suction unless the hose is clogged. Check everything between the nozzle and the bag ... everything.\015\012\015\012Thanks\015\012\015 ... Vacuums
My Bissell cleanview is NOT suctioning well, all filters, nozzles, attachements, canisters and belts are clean and in good repair. We've pretty much made sure everything that I can get to without completely dismantling the vacuum is super clean and/or new... still poor suction
Did u check the filter above the dirt cup?\015\012\015\012twist the yellow piece and wash the filter ... Bissell 3594 CleanView PowerTrak Bagless Upright Vacuum
The hand held attachment no longer has suction. The hose collapses when I try to use it. Have cleaned the vacuum thoroughly and the filter. This still happens. Ive taken all the parts off and cleaned in there too. What else can i do?
Hi, please ensure that the hose is fitted correctly into the base of the Dyson. If this becomes loose or detached the machine will not **** whilst using the hose. Also check that the u bend is fitted correctly. Finally check that the vent on the left ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The extension arm of my Dyson Animal no longer has any suction. I can attach it but it has extremely limited power to reach high places or under furniture. Also, when I stand the unit, used as vacuum, upright and the top valve opens, there is a strange noise that wasn't present when I first purchased.
You have a blockage within the wand or at the u-bend at bottom of the hose....try removing wand and see if u hav esuction at end of hose...if so wand is blocked,if not removed u-bend ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My dyson vacuum cleaner doesn't seem to have the same suction power it used to. I have cleaned out the canister and have taken apart the vacuum head (for cleaning carpets) and it doesn't seem to be blocked but it seems to lose suction by the time it reaches the head. The suction is strong at the end of the hose (where you attach the telescopic attachment with vacuum head) Any ideas? Thanks, Irene
My DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum has a small attachment for vacuuming carpeted stairs. This attachment is currently not spinning its internal brush necessary to pickup the dirt on the stairs. The rest of the vaccum is working fine. The suction cap on this attachment is pulled out, as it should be. I have checked the vacuum over thoroguhly and there are no bloackages anywhere.
Make sure to extend the wand straight up and completely out of the handle and watch that you don't kink the hose. ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Handle no longer 'locks' causing the attachment suction to engage when I'm using the floor brush.
... Dyson DC25 All Floors Bagless Upright Vacuum
I was vacuuming and my electrolux 2100 accidentally suctioned the string attached to a balloon. I turned off the vacuum and unwrapped the string from the head of my vacuum. On the hose i have plenty of suction but the head isn't working. i flipped on and off the emergency shutoff switch but it is not working. what happened? what can i do?
... Electrolux UltraLux 2000 Bagged Canister Vacuum
I removed the brush from bottom of the vacuum to remove hair from the bristles. When I re-assembled the vacuum, there was no longer suction. Also, the vacuum no longer stands upright when not in use. It's like something is blocking the upright portion from locking.
... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson dc17 My dc17 has great suction with the attachment but when i try to vacuum my carpet it hardly has any suction. I just bought this on ebay and the seller told me to pull the pole all the way out but it doesn't seem to completely come out. am i doing something wrong? Is the metal pole suppose to come all the way out unless you are using the attachment?
... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Rainbow SE vacuum was working fine until I ran over the edge of a rug and it went in to the nozzle. I immediately switched the vacuum off and proceeded to move the rug. When I tried to turn the Rainbow back on the brush was no longer spinning. I've tried the reset button and checking the nozzle for any debris, there are none. The brush just won't spin.
Hello lilbutmunch1,\015\012The brush is motor/belt driven so you probably either broke the belt or it shifted off the motor or brush shaft. I suggest you unplug it,flip it over and look for screws that hold the baseplate together.. remove those ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Smell/suction I have a Eureka Altima Model 2991 Type AVZ. I have suction when I use the power paw and attachments. I have all hoses clear. My brush is spinning and belt is not broken (I opened it up and checked), but I have no suction when I turn it on to vacuum my living room carpet. I also have a burning smell to go with it after about 30 seconds. I've never had a problem with this vacuum cleaner before.
Ours started smelling too, and it seems that the plastic end on the roller brush was melting. In process of finding rollerbrush for it now ... Eureka 2971AV EZ Kleen Bagless Upright Vacuum
No I did not my hose on the dirt devil does not have much suction on it I took everything apart and found nothing wrong no clogs anywhere but when I add an attachment to the hose it loses all suction...I looked for a switch to change from regular vacuuming to attachment found nothing why is this??????? Need a manual where can I find some information and a download on line manual??????
Try this. There should be a little filter unerneath the tank. just clean that filter or replace it. (9 times 10) thats the problem.\015\012\015\012good luck. ... Dirt Devil Vision Turbo W/Bonus Upright Vacuum Vacuum
My vacuum has suction with the long tube assembly but not any significant suction down by the rollers. I assume there is a clog or a problem between where the hose attaches to the machine and the rollers but I can't figure out where to look for it. HELP. I've only had this vacuum for a few months and I'm really dissapointed!
Go to the bottom of the machine and to the rhs of the rollers you can see the pipe - also remove hex panel on back and remove hose from elbow , i also found that a filter cx did wonders ... Miele S7210 Bagged Upright Vacuum
The vacuum has suction but the floor attachment does not. I have cleaned the clogs from the attachments and it still has no suction. What is wrong?
The hose may have one or more leaks or bad connection. The most common place for a large leak is at the connections to the machine and the connection to the handle.\015\012I've seen some reviews that mention little or no suction when using the ... Black & Decker Black Decker Bagless Canister Pet VacVacuum
I have an electolux EL7001 canister vacuum. When I attach the large power nozzle....the one for the carpets not the small one for the floors...the nozzle is not powered unless I strap it on with duct tape. Is there some piece I can purchase that will secure the connection between the wand and the power nozzle head so that it is powered without the duct tape?thank you.
... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
After vacuuming with my Dyson animal DC 17 I placed the vacuum in a upright position and the vacuum cuts completely off. Also the wand no longer has suction....
Hi John,I'm sorry to hear you're having difficulties with your DC17. This issue sounds unusual, and we'd appreciate the opportunity to provide further assistance. Please call us free on 1-866-693-9766 - or if you'd prefer, email your details ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a Kirby Dual Sanitronic '50' Vacuum Cleaner I bought in 1966. The motor does not start when I attach the belt lifter of the rug nozzle. When I remove the rug nozzle and detach the belt from the motor fan shaft the motor starts when I depress the nozzle switch and the power switch . Seems like the brushes in the motor are worn out. I do not have a manual for this unit. Can you assist me as to what newer unit is this compatible to and the problem I'm having at present??
... Kirby Vacuums
I was vacuuming with the regular nozzle and all was well. Then I changed to the powered nozzle and the 2nd power level wouldn't work and then when I detached the powered nozzle I was unable to turn it ....there was no suction. The lights are on for low and high level but not middle level power.
... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum
I was vacuuming with an attachment, the vacuum began to loose suction and the hose collapsed, then the vacuum stopped running. I have turned it off and continue to plug it in off and on, using different plugs. It will not turn back on.
Hi there VacuumGuru for www.vacuumspot.com.au here. You have got yourself a blockage in the hose is all. The reason it wont turn on is because that machine has a thermal cut o ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
No suction My vacuum does not seem to have much suction when in use. The agitator brush is rotating but I'm not able to get much off the carpet. The suction is fine when I use the attached wand.
If the belt is stretched, then it can't turn the brush rol under load, if you haven't chenged it in the last 6 months, then I would put a new one one. Also check the dirt inlet by the brush roll for a blockage. ... Riccar 8955 Upright Vacuum
Tristar vacuum, power head carpet attachment very little suction
Have a Centralux Aerus about 5 years old. Don't see a model number. There is suction but beater brush quit working. Was using for a few minutes, shut it off for a few minutes, turned it back on and suction only. Tried the reset button also. Tried the sidekick attachment and it works fine. There was no smell like something was hot. Belt is fine. Are there any fuses or anything else to try? This vacuum cleaner has not really been used that much, it is hard to believe the motor would need replaced
There probably is a loose wire in the handle near the switch or a wire off near the swivel elbow near the vac power head. With the right fastener tool to remove some screws you can fix it yourself ... Electrolux Centralux Vacuum
I have a Dirt Devil MVP and it has no suction, I have checked all the hoses and they are NOT clogged, There is no suction at the 1st hose attachment at the base of the vacuum
... Dirt Devil SwivelGlide Bagged Upright Vacuum
I vacuum seems not to have any suction; for a while the attachment had suction; now it does not.
If you have checked for the obvious clogs and obstructions, be sure the belt is working properly and if necessary, attach a new belt to the unit.\015\012At the same time, clean the beater brush and lubricate the ends between the brush and the hard ru ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum