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Have dysonDC07 and can't get suction from floor beater
You need to replace the belt. Here is a link to belt you need and the manual which has instructions:
Dyson DC07 Manual
Dyson DC07 Manual
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Have dysonDC07 and can't get suction from floor beater
You need to replace the belt. Here is a link to belt you need and the manual which has instructions:Dyson DC07 Manual ... Vacuums
Blocked suction The FLOOR suction line (Hose) is clogged. I Can vaceum the floor, but it will not pick up anything because the hose to the bagless canister is blocked. I can switch from floor to hose and can vaceum furniture. it will not pick up off the floor. I have tried running a wire down/up the hose. I Can feel the blockage, but I cannot get it out. I am afraid to pull the flem hose out as I do not know how it is attached at each end.
Hi,Here is a tip that I wrote about my Bissel ... the hose should just pull out... it is just stuck in there tightly...\015\012Bissell Bagless Upright Vacuum ... Royal 088500 Featherlite Upright Vacuum
I can't get the solution to spray or suction from the floor . the hand attachment will spray somewhat and suction, but not from the floor. i have the blue 9200
If it is only a problem with the floor sprayer, this suggests that the nozzles or tubes to the floor unit are clogged. Take off the water storage part, and you'll see two red clips (these are the floor nozzles). Squeeze and pop these out, and see i ... Bissell 9200 Upright Vacuum
My central vac is in the basement, I am getting suction in the basement, but no suction on the main floor and the second floor. How do I know if somehting is blocking it or if there is a hole?
That means that you have a clog in the lines where the basement inlets are connected to. They can be tough to get out, you might need to call a professional. ... Electrolux Central Vacuum
Help i can get suction from the hose but when i stick it in the back of the carpet head i get no suction and the beater bar will not turn. can you help
... Miele S184 Powerhouse Bagged Upright Vacuum
No suction Just received my refurb. dyson animal bagless. Finally figured out how to get it all together, turned it on and there is no suction coming up thru the beater bar. The hair is just collecting around the bar and not going up into the canister. It appears all the suction is going thru the open red end of the attachment hose, which has a vented cover piece. Am I missing a piece or is there a switch to turn of the attachment suction?
So the red hose isn't connected to a part on the vaccum so like it is connected to the connester but not to an opening just above the beater bar, this is the only idea i can supply you with. good luck, maybe i got lucky and helped you out. ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I had a shoelace get stuck in the beater bar. I turned it off, tipped it over and untangled the shoelace from the beater bar. When I plugged it back in the vacuum ran but the beater bar was not turning and there wasn't any suction. Is there a reset switch for the beater bar? Thank you for your help, Janet
Hi Janet. there is a small reset button on the outside of the head next to the brush that you can push to get it to start spinning again. ... Dyson Ball DC24 Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have a Bissell 3920 and the beater bar only turns when I'm pulling the vacuum.How do you get the end caps off of the beater bar to clean it out? This has happened before when it was under warranty and I was told to remove caps and clean frequently.I am afraid prying them off will break the vacuum.It also has very low suction and I have cleaned the filters and the belt is fine.Will cleaning the inside of the beater bar fix my problem?
... Bissell 3920 Cyclonic Pet Hair Eraser Vacuum
Suction hose I can't get the suction hose to work...and I have cleaned it out to make sure it isn't plugged. There is a small amount of suction just not enought to pick anything up.....the floor part works great...what could be the problem
I would first double check the hose, remove it and drop a marble through it to be sure. make sure the bag is new and also check the filter underneath the bag if it is clogged it could cut the suction. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Dyson DC17 beater bar motor works intermittedly. I have to almost whack it on the floor to turn it on and then shuts off again. I have checked the belt and it is fine, also have checked for blockages. The switch to turn the beater bar on or off will not work when the beater bar motor is off. the suction is fine though.
Buy a Kenmore for less money ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Hoover vacuum is not vacuuming the carpets or floors. When I release the tube to use the smaller end the suction works perfect. So i believe the problem is in the rods on the floor or in the part that vacuums the floor! Can you tell me how to fix it , or where can I take it to get it fixed? thanks
Ive just had the exact same problem. In the very back lower portion of the vacuum You will need to take it apart. I guarantee there is a clog. You might also check your belts to make sure they are still on track. ... Hoover Vacuums
My dyson slim dc18 has suction in hose attachment but no suction in floor attachment. Tried to clear any obstruction by running clothes hanger in rectangular opening that empties into cannister and also tried to blow air through there also but still can not get suction
Hi its Darran at Dyson.It would be worth checking that the brush bar is turning when the machine is in the vacuuming position. If it is not turning, please press the re-set switch located on the cleanerhead. If this starts th ... Sharper Image Dyson Slim DC18 All Floors Vacuum
I purchased a Eureka C4910 last year and have a question that I am hoping you can answer. There are two motor actions with this vacuum, 1) the vacuum suction, and 2) the beater bar. The action of the beater bar is that motor is supposed to automatically shut off when the handle is in the complete vertical position assuming the vacuum is stationary, but then turn on when the handle is tilted toward the floor, assuming the vacuum is moving back and forth. The beater bar motor turn-on mechan
Good day!Normally when the motor is easily moved back and forth means that it have a proper lubrication,proper alignment and no clogs.When the motor and the belt is OK the problem could be on electrical wiring and switch ... Eureka C4910 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Proteam Pro force 1500xp Upright vacuum... When I switch to the carpet setting I have no suction power but the beater bar is turning. If I switch back to the floors setting, the suction is excellent. Wondering if the problem is in the on/off switch?
Just undo the screws on the front part of the switch assembly, carefully check all the leads to the switch. Mine slide off all the time as the switch is poorly designed and subject to damage when the darn thing tips over (easily!!!) new switches are ... Proteam ProForce® 1500XP Bagged Vacuum
The bottom bar that encases the brush is flush to the floor when using the vacuum. This causes the suction to "stick" the vacuum to the floor (lamenate) and also as there is no ground clearance debris is just pushed around. We have to nearly stand the thing upright to get the ground clearance to be enough for things to start being sucked up. I have taken apart, re-assembled etc and nothing is working.
I'm having the same problem. The bottom plate is not level with the floor unless the vacuum is nearly in the upright position. Its like there should be a spring pushing the bottom plate towards the floor. Anyone know how to fix this ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I would like to vaccum my new ceramic tile and wood floors with my ulta lux 2000 how do you get the beater brush to stop turning so that it will not scratch the floors?
There should be an on/off switch on the right top of the power nozzle. If it's been running, then flip the switch. ... Electrolux UltraLux 2000 Bagged Canister Vacuum
When the dyson is turned on the suction goes to the wand when you tip the beater down you do not have as much suction you cant pick up lint.
The Dyson system is designed to operate the hose with the handle in the upright position. When the head is tipped down (floor vacuum position) it closes the opening to the hose/wand ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The suction using the floor tool is rediculously too hard! my husband cant even use it as it just about rips up the floor, please help?
Hi there,I'm sorry to hear you're having difficulty using your Dyson floor tool. From your description of the issue, it sounds as if you may have the floor tool on the incorrect setting for the floor surface you're trying to clean. However, w ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The beater bar on my Dyson won't turn. The vacuum runs and suctions but the bar won't turn and the belt is not broke. The beater bar did get a carpet fiber caught and wrapped around it which stopped the bar and I removed the bar to cut the fiber loose and replaced it and now it won't turn
The belt doesn't have to be broken to make the vacuum not work correctly. If the belt is stretched the vacuum won't operate the way it is supposed to. You can get replacement Dyson Belts here: ... Vacuums
Recently purchase SC-N500 vacuum cleaner. Worked well only the first 2 times I used it to clean up plaster dust from floor after sanding. Since then it has not worked at all well wiht very poor suction. Fluff gets stuck in the hose and has to be manually removed. Suction power is very poor. I have washed the filter to remove the dust with no difference. Who do I contact in Brisbane to service or assess the problem further.
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I don't get much suction from the hose on my DC17 All Floors. I don't see any obtacles in the hose. The suction when upright is fine.
Hello,The way your Dyson DC17 is designed, there is a suction divert mechanism that diverts the suction to floor when the vacuum cleaner head is pushed down, and then back to the hose when the vacuum is in the upright position. If you a ... Vacuums
There is a clog in clear tube that sends trash from floor to cylinder. have pulled out lots but cant get really far in there. can I take the hose off somehow and get in there
Try using a hanger and see if you can snake it out there might be a small hose on bottom of power head,i hope this helps thanks ... Dyson DC18 all floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I don't know how to use my hoover steam vac on carpets, hard wood floor, my (tile floor), my upholstery. I'm spraying and yet I don't see no suctions on neither of them. do you have a how to do step by step video that I can use in order to get the maximum result from my hoover steam vac.
Here is a link to the User Manual, in case that will hekp:\015\012\015\012http://www.hoover.com/pdfs/manuals/F5914900.pdf ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
I don't seem to get suction on the bare floor mode
Hello,There are several things that this could be. Probably the \012most common problem that we see when customers come in with this problem\012 is actually a fairly simple problem to fix. Here are just a few things \012that this could be ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a hoover steamvac delux with 5 brush agitor..puts water on floor, but will not suction up. also leaks water on floor under cleaner when upright. why?
... Hoover F5866-900 SteamVac Deluxe Wet/Dry Vacuum