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My wife has a Revlon Rv051 curling iron .. has worked fine for several years but now it has stopped working. No response to pushing the ON switch (normally turns on a red LED). I've opened the unit and verified the integrity of the cord and swivel contact between the cord and the PC card. Unfortunately w/o any documentation of the PC card, I'm at a loss as to what to try next. My wife has had this unit for several years ... liked it well enough that she now has two more of the same model but


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Is power making it to the switch? Sometimes the plug of the unit with pushbuttons has issues and fails. Maybe you can switch a plug from 1 of the other ones you have to test.
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My wife has a Revlon Rv051 curling iron .. has worked fine for several years but now it has stopped working. No response to pushing the ON switch (normally turns on a red LED). I've opened the unit and verified the integrity of the cord and swivel contact between the cord and the PC card. Unfortunately w/o any documentation of the PC card, I'm at a loss as to what to try next. My wife has had this unit for several years ... liked it well enough that she now has two more of the same model but


Is power making it to the switch? Sometimes the plug of the unit with pushbuttons has issues and fails. Maybe you can switch a plug from 1 of the other ones you have to test. ... Vacuums

There is a break in the cord where the clamp is entering the unit of our Majestic IAQS system Filterqueen Lux have tried to get into it but cant seem to get it open! Any ideas?? This unit is approximately 5 years oldish!


Undo the side clamps so that you can get to the dirt below. Grab the handle and remove the top portion of the canister. Take the top portion and to go the table. Remove all the attachments (if they are even attached). twist an ... Filter Queen Majestic Canister Vacuum

NOTHING WORKS Used the unit 3 1/2 weeks ago, now it will not do anything except turn on. The water and shampoo will not dispense and the brushes will not turn. Is there some type of reset button that can be utilized????????? Have had unit for several years with only one other problem, the soap dispenser had to be replaced because it leaked. Teresa


Check the foam filter on the underside of the recovery tank lid, make sure that it has at least a 1/4 in. gap from the top. There also is a filter, from the bottom, it has a red frame, pull out far enough to clean it.\015\012On the bottom of t ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

I cannot charge my two year old electrolux pronto. I purchased a brand new hand held vacuum for it, but even the new one does not charge. When I plug in the cord nothing happens. If I turn on either the long handle or the portable unit within the long unit, the blue charging light comes on for a few seconds, then out. This tells me that the circuit is intact without a broken wire somewhere. I took it all apart carefully and could see nothing broken or out of place. On re-constructing it, it


It must be the charging transformer. We have already ruled out the vacuum unit. Unfortunately the transformer is not a serviceable part, and will need to be replaced. ... Electrolux Pronto 2-In-1 Stick/Hand Vacuum - Cayenne

Our two-year-old miele antares stopped working...you cannot get it started when pushing the start button (yes, the cord is plugged into a live outlet); no external damage to the unit


... Miele S4210 Antares Bagged Canister Vacuum

REPEATDED CLOGGING My unit keeps clogging in the hose right where it meats the brush. My wife and I have cleaned it several times but it continues to clogg after every few uses. What can be done about this?


Are you sure there is nothing else in the dirt inlet. Alot of times a pin or nail will turn sideways and get stuck, then debris builds up and will clog up. It is either that or you are trying to vacuum up too big of things. ... Eureka 2961AVZ Bagless Upright Vacuum

Using my unit (owned about 6 years - great service so far) it suddenly quit ... no wind down or 'prelude' like whine - growl - etc. -- it just quit running ... suggestions? clear filters? done check power? how check power cord? done help ...


I agree with you having great service because mine only lasted two years. It sounds like the motor just worn out. If you don't smell any burnt electrical then replace the bushing for the motor. Good Luck ... Dirt Devil Reaction Twin Cyclone Upright Vacuum

Unit is 3 years old and isn't picking up like it used to. Have to vacume over the same spot several time to get everything up and then it doesn't do it well.


OK. I'm not familiar with this particular vacuum, but I think you've said enough for me to give you some clues. Suction is one thing - air flow is another. If you've got good suction against your hand, then the problem is low air flow, and that's alm ... Kenmore 25614 / 25615 Progressive Bagged Canister Vacuum

My VX550CC also shuts down after about 15-20 minutes. My problem is that I can't find my sales receipt. Nutone told me after contacting them several times that they will not honor their warranty unless I can produce the original sales receipt only. Tech assist person was very rude about whether I actually bought it myself. We bought this unit when we moved into a new house 4 years ago and can't find the slip anywhere. Totally bad customer service and they won't honor their warranty even for a p


Some People Hu...........Make sure that all filters are clean if need be renew..Sounds like overheating fault resulting in Thermal cut out operating....Good luck ... Broan-NuTone VX475 Bagged Central System Vacuum

Motor/Fan does not run. I have removed and taken the top of the canister plastic motor housing apart and tested for power. I have power through the cord to the switch and power from the switch to the two wire terminals. I have not removed the motor. Looks like I will need special tools to take out the motor. The Vac looks almost new. It has been setting for several years. What do you think?


Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.Well you can order a new motor at shop vac, check out this link.you dont have to remove to check the motor, just connect power to the motor leads ... Shop Vac QPMH450 Canister WetDry Vacuum

Electrolux Centralux I have a Electrolux Centralux. When I plug the hose in at one of the wall outlets the motor will not start. If I go to the motor and slap the unit it will start.....then...it will not stop unless I unplug the power cord to the motor. If I plug the power cord back in, the unit will not restart until I slap the motor unit again. The unit has only been used 20 - 30 times. Any suggestions?? Thanks, Bruce


I dont know if you had your unit looked at yet but it sounds like the Power module is going. I repair the machines so I know some of the work. ... Electrolux Centralux Vacuum

Hey guys ! I have (or my wife has) A KENMORE whispertone 116. When my wife is cleaning with it it will suddenly stops.She then wiggles/pulls on the cord and it starts again and the stops.I pulled the cord all the way out and it is fine.So its inside.I dont relish the thought of playing with that reel but thats probably where the problem is (you think ??) My first challenge is how to seperate thw tp and bottem half peices???


It definitely sounds like the cord winder is the problem. I can tell you how to take the machine apart, but it's just about impossible to rebuild that winder. When you take the winder apart the spring blows apart, and it's very dangerous. I won't be ... Vacuums

I have a hoover 3000 i have not used in awhile, and since I removed a large rug, I would like to use it again on my slate floor. HOWEVER, I cannot get it to pick up ANY water in the water recovery unit......it is dry, dry, dry. I have put in a new filter, cleaned the nozzle unit, the scrubber , and reconnected both the recovery unit and the water unit several times, but to no avail. I would like to get a graut attachment a well as replacement part, but since I can't get the basic unit to work, I


Have you made sure the plastic filter cover with the round hole in it that covers the filter is in place ( part # 59177096 ). This piece seems to get lost, and without it there is no pick-up. The other common problem is that the wheel assembly has be ... Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Have an older model Electrolux canister model. The electric plug is broken so I got a new plug to put on. When I cut the cord to replace the plug, the dang cord retracted into the unit. So how do I get access to the cord area so i can find the end to the cord!


Hi,\012\012You have to open the vacuum cleaner and look for the wire.\012\012It is located inside the circular wheel, where it wind itself up.\012\012Don't be afraid to open it, unless your willing to pay somebody just to install a ... Electrolux Vacuums

Have Fresh Aire 2.1 about 4 years was running great then went dead. I cant find where the fuse is and have unit apart. I plug in no fan dim display shows to errors. Unit was pretty dirty at the time. I need schematic and suggestions. Also need to knpw how to remove the honeycomb from the light unit to check for blown bulb. Seems brittle and I could break it with trying to pry with augur or sharp screwdiver object.


I'm sorry this may only be a partial help. But fuses are usually very close to the motor, OR where the switch is located. Pretty easy to find by testing but you have to be or so careful you dont electricute yourself. Now if your testing shows v ... Vacuums

Our unit is 7024A Electrolux Oxygen 3 - it seems to work great but suddenly, the head or 'power brush' or whatever it is called - has died. I checked by removing the hose and plugging it directly into the body, but it is still dead. Without that motorized head working, the vacuum is useless. Is it worth replacing? The unit is only about 1 year old and has seen light use only. Very frustrating, since it was the most expensive unit in the store:(


... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum

Attachment problem used a new unit w/attachment for 5 minutes...dispensed solution in a powerful triangular fashion. Then the fluid quit dispensing out of the attachment nozle amost like the pump quit working. Primed the unit several times w/ no success. checked for clogs. can't tell if the floor portion is "pumping' or just dribbling solution onto the floor with the trigger. can see no leaks at this point. unit worked for about 5 minutes on apholstery


Make sure everything is filled and secured tightly, if this a new unit it should be something simple ok, also check where machine folds down that the solution hose is not being pinched its right behind the dirty water tank ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

I HAVE YOUR UNIT MODEL CD1493. THE POWER CORD PLUGS INTO THE BACK OF THE UNIT OK,BUT, IT A VERY WIGGLY CONNECTION. AS A RESULT THE UNIT OPERATES VERY INTERMITTENTLY. WHAT CAN I DO.


Hi,\012Try to spred the pins slightly so that they hold the plug more tightly...otherwise the only thing to do is to try and buy a replacement cord...\012\012heatman101 ... Vacuums

Unit has power from Plug to unit. Current flows all the way to switch and switch seems to be ok but unit will not turn on. Wife says it was cutting on and off when moving it around. Checked conntec


You either have a bad switch oir you have a short in the cord.plug it in and turn it on then move the cord around from top to bottom and see if it acts up..if not tap on the switch afew times and if it cuts out then the switch is bad.try to plug it i ... Vacuums

Hot cord the cord on my vacuum cleaner has been getting very hot the heat is from one end to the other incuding the plug and also where the cord exits the back of the canister please help I love this vacuum cleaner it has been faithful to me for over 15 years!


Likely after all these years that the motor is starting to go bad and draw more amps thasn it should. a new motor at a vac dealer is your best bet. it was likely made by panasonic, so a new panasonic is your best bet, and less $$$than the kenmore for ... Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum

Meile Solaris. Power cord connection faulty. Unit powers on/off when cord is being retracted/pulled out. Maybe a break in wire close to connection point in vacuum. Or, the connection point itself is loose? The problem likely resulted from trying to use vacuum at furthest extent of cord.


Cord reel likely needs to be tightened. requirs disassembly and large washers installed to keep reel connections tight. Jim ... Vacuums

Hi. We have a Riccar N2100 vacuum cleaner, which has served us well for many, many years. I'd like to attempt a repair on this unit, and looking for advice and/or a parts diagram to proceed. The unit makes a groaning sound when shut off. The sound tapers off in pitch as the motor and beater bar come to a stop. The sound only happens when the vacuum cleaner is turned off in the normal upright position. The sound does not happen when the lower unit and main housing are both laying flat. I took


... Vacuums

The power cord is split near the base unit


There are 2 screws on each side of the top cover of the Rainbow ‘E’ series vacuum cleaners located behind the decal windows. To get to the screws; use a non-scratching tool such as a plastic putty knife and pry out a corner of the plastic ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

I have a Riccar R-200 upright vac. My wife ran it for an hour without stopping and a full bag. The motor cut off and the unit won't turn back on. Is there a fuse to reset in the unit if it overhe


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I have a tear in the hose of my old model # F6030-900 unit which doesn.t allow water from the attachment to **** back into dirty water bucket. The model #F6039-900 is the same model # but different year I understand. The tear is at the bottom where set the recovery tank in the lay down position and can look in the unit at the bend of the hose.


You will have to replace the hose asm. You can order online at: \015\012http://vacuumsuperstore.com/F6019.html\015\012\015\012H-90001334 (43 ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
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