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Hello! I have a Kenmore Progressive bagless vacuum with the Easy Clean extended life filter. The model number on my vacuum is 34728401. I was vacuuming the carpet when it just stopped running. The dirt sensor light will come on, but nothing else. The belt looks fine, and I don't see anything keeping the beaters from rotating. Help Please!!!


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You can have power to the dirt light sensor, but it seems like the motor itself is not using the power supplied.
Hi,
\015\012Irrespective of any brand if your vacuum cleaner suddenly stops working, just check the following probabilities to make sure what could be wrong behind the problem….
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\015\0121. If your cleaner won't pick up, then this could indicate that the filters are blocked. You should check that the filters are not blocked or dirty, and then cleaned as necessary. Filters should be checked and cleaned regularly, according to the manufacturer's instructions. If the filters are damaged, or won't come clean, then it is a good idea to replace them to ensure that your vacuum cleaner works properly again.
\015\0122. Rollers that are blocked due to debris such as hair, or string, or larger items are usually easy to unblock. It is important that you don't try and force your vacuum cleaner to pick up items that are obviously too big for it. Depending on the sort of debris you normally clean up, it may be worth using a dustpan and brush to pick up any large objects before using your vacuum cleaner. This will help to prevent any damage to the vacuum, and minimise the risk of blockages.
\015\0123. A vacuum cleaner that turns itself off usually has an overheating problem. This can be caused by a blockage such as in the roller or brushes, or in the pipes. Clogged filters can also cause the cleaner to turn off. If you have tried these, and the problem is still happening, then it could indicate that there is a problem with the motor.
\015\0124.If your cleaner is no longer as effective as it used to be, you should start by checking the obvious, such as the rollers aren't blocked, the filters are clean, and that the dustbag isn't full, if applicable.
\015\0125.A vacuum cleaner that works and then stops working usually has a power problem. This is usually the mains lead. This is because it is stretched, pulled, and wound back in the same way, every time it is used. It is usually more cost effective in the long run to replace the whole power cable, than to try and find where the fault lies, and shorten the cable. The same problem could recur if there is further unseen damage to the cable.
\015\012So before getting worried I am recommending you to check these factors.
\015\012Thanks for contacting fixya.com
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