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My motor just burned out on my waring 34BL87 blender....should I just replace the motor or buy another blender? thx
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My motor just burned out on my waring 34BL87 blender....should I just replace the motor or buy another blender? thx tony
Motor burned out need a replacement motor. Where can I buy one?
Are you sure it's the motor? I thought that was the prob w/mine when the brushes quit spinning, but it was a little clear piece of plastic\015\012 inside the middle of the handle had cracked. This piece holds the \015\012switch in place and is prob ... Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Can't find a site to order a replacement belt for my Shark model V15Z which I bought for our motor home. It was used very little before the belt broke. I will be trashing this vacuum, and will NEVER buy another Shark product.
This web site has the belt for V15Z http://www.appliancefactoryparts.com/vacuumcleaners/brands/shark/v15z.html I found this one works great Pain to get belt on but not a problem since then. http://www.totalvac.com/ROR-1040.html (Dirt Devil type 1 Bel ... Euro-Pro Cordless Bagless Upright Sweeper - Blue/Gray
Hoover Upright U8185-900 agitator brush stopped working...took hood off...PCB display bridge fried...ordered new one & installed...that burned up in 15 seconds...ordered another PCB and new agitator motor...and since I was in there every **** thing else replaced also...took whole thing apart and cleanded even tho agitator brush was not jammed...put all back together...**** thing just sits there with red led lights displayed...this is ridiculous
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Burning smell from motor...what needs replaced?
Without the complete model number, I don't know for sure what componets you have, most likely is the motor. You will have to take the motor cover off and check it out. You can go to sears.com, click on parts, enter your complete model number, scrol ... Kenmore 25812 / 25813 Progressive Bagged Canister Vacuum
Im looking to replace the motor mines when bad looking to replace the burn out motor
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Motor is sparking and smells like burning rubber. When it first happened I thought the vacuum had something jamming the beater bar. That was the smell it had, like when the belt gets burned. But when we turned it over, it wasn't jamming. Took off the base plate and turned it on. The motor area is sparking and it makes a weird noise (I assume that is because the motor fails and restarts). I looked for loose wires, can't find any. I believe I need some sort of part replaced, maybe even a n
From sound and description most possible is motor is burnt up sparks usually mean metal on metal either bearing or bushings went on motor if u can jiggle the shaft thats bearing if u rotate the shaft by hand and feel and or hear rough grinding the br ... Oreck Vacuums
I have a QSP Shop Vac 4 Gal and the motor has burned out. Can I get a replacement motor. These are some of the numbers on a label stuck to the motor FMC 01(F), FMC 02, 82122180, 27801 20 Thanks Carl Armstrong
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HI , I REPLACED MOTOR BRUSHES ,BUT MOTOR IS MAKING A FUNNY NOISE ,AS IF MOTOR IS LOOSING CONTACT ,LIKE A BURNING SMELL. CHEERS
Hi there, \012Most likely you have a damaged commutator. I used to change the brushes on the dyson vacuums but what i found is that it is almost never completely successful. THe Dyson motor is not as good quality as say a miele and when the bru ... Dyson DC08 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum
My Air Vac is 20-21 years old. Recently it stopped running. I found the fuse by the motor was blown and replaced it. It blew immedicately when I turned it on. I think I need to repace the motor. Do you agree and can I buy a motor from you.?
If the fuse does keep blowing yes you do need to replace the motor. I am sorry we do not sell parts though. Try the link below to get the motor.\015\012\015\012 ... M&S Systems Vacuums
I have a simplicity f3500 and while vacuuming the plastic part of the motor with the blades broke off, (the end plastic part of the motor....where can I buy that part without replacing the entire motor? Jodi
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Dead motor? My 8 year old Miele S251i has worked fine, until I was recently vacuuming and moved the plug from one outlet to another. When I restarted the vacuum, it made rrrrr.....rrrrrr....rrrrr noises and smelled like something was burning. I turned it off, and it's shown no signs of life since. Sound like a motor problem? I've taken the cover off and looked at the cord and seen the motor, nothing looks obviously wrong, but I'm also not mechanical.
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Have a rainbow e series with 2 speed motor replaced motor with another now after 5 minutes on the vacuum the motor cuts off intermitently like a power surge. all the connections and wires have continuity any ideas???
Smells like the motor is burning. observing sparks. It the motor cooked and is it just time for a replacement?
If you're observing sparks, then yes, just get a new one. With the low prices of good vaccuums its not worth starting a fire with your vaccuum. If it just smells like the motor is burning, check the belt and make sure its rotating freely and if you ... Sharp Twin Energy EC-TU2603 Bagged Upright Vacuum
The motor on my Epic 6500 works, the hose is sucking, but the power head isn;t working... I tried the sidestep power head and that one works. Ive opened and replaced the belt and that is fine. The bulb was already burned out and wasn't replaced so I cant tell if theres power to the head. What else could it be?
Connect the power nozzle directly to the hose and try.\015\012Check the terminals where the wand connects to the PN. If any are discolored or cracked, that may be the problem.\015\012Open the PN and check for loose or broken wires and co ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum
Pensare Vaccum Hi: I have an older Pensare hand held vacuum. It's the T-Rex, mod # 1505. My daughter lost the filter with the plastic frame around it that goes inside. I love the vacuum, it works great, so I don't want to buy another one and add to the land fills. Can I buy a replacement filter for it? Thanks! Autumn Moore 503-481 1817
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Burned out The best way for me to describe the problem is to post reviews I made on Amazon.com, which is where I purchased them. ________________ Based on my past experience, I bought another 6 months ago. I live in a very tiny 2 room apartment and do not vacuum lots of dirt. I noticed this new vac getting very hot to the touch where the motor is located with only a few minutes of use. Today it just STOPPED. When I felt the canister, it was HOT. It obviously has burned out. Upon closer inspect
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When I turn on my Eureka Smartvac 4870 is the light blinks sporadically and smells like the motor is burning. How can I tell if the motor needs to be replaced?
Hello. If the motor is running smoothly and the only symptom of a problem is that the light blinks sporadically I would inspect the wiring to the light. It may have a loose connection, or a burned insulation which is causing the burning smell. Onc ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Bissell 3750-T Bagless Upright Vacuum motor is hot, noisy, and smells like it is burned out, but still working. Can I replace the motor?
There are threee filters inside this unit. Be sure all three are clean. You can't clean the Hepa filter. You can only replace it. You may even try pluging it in and running it (not while vacuuming the carpet) without the filters to see if it is clogg ... Bissell 3750 Lift Off Bagless Upright Vacuum
Motor to my electrolux centralvacuum has burned out .Is it a good idea to just replace motor?
Replacing the motor yourself voids the warranty on the motor (1 year). You can take it to an authorized Electrolux (now Aerus) service center and let them replace generally for only the cost of the motor.\015\012Replacing the entire unit will ... Electrolux Central Vacuum
Dyson DC04 is making a grinding sound & smells of burning. Hi. I have been told that the above is due to the carbon motor brushes burning out. The brush at the bottom still turns ok. I have bought 2 new carbon brushes & wondered how I would go about replacing them. Any help would be much apprecieated!
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My Euro-Pro UV617 never holds the charge as described from day one. I never it plugged in all the time and it dies after use for 5 mins. Is there a cheaper source to buy replacement battery? Should I spend another $27 for replacement battery or is there a bettter cordless vacuum out there which holds the charge as promised?
I'm going to try this source for a battery: $11.99 ea.+ $6.96 SH or 3/$32.42 + $7.95 SH\015\012\015\012http://store.yahoo.com/buyitnow64/shvacl ... Vacuums
I have an electrolux genesis upright vacuum that I bought used about 8 years ago. It has been A great vacuum the best I ever had. I thought the belt had come off so I took it in for repair. They called today and said that the brush rotor motor was bad and it would be around 148.00 dollars to repair. My question is could I buy the part and have my husband replace it or would it be too complicated. Can you still buy an electrolux vacuum comparable to this one and how much are they. I love this vac
I have recently replaced the belt and filters. The belt is in the correct position and the rotating brush moves freely. The motor is very loud. It still vacumns but I'm afraid the motor will burn up.
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Replacement parts... I've got a 3594 Bissell and the belt has come completely off. In the process of breaking, it bent the metal guide inside the motor housing and melted the plastic that holds the guide and keeps the belt inline with the roller. I've got it running again by using a screw I filed all the threads off of, but it only works for 10 minutes at a time before breaking another belt. This process is getting expensive, as it usually takes 30 minutes to completely vacuum the house. Is ther
Most likely it is the top cover that needs to be replaced, part #2031238 and is around $30. It would have that guide on it. ... Bissell 3594 CleanView PowerTrak Bagless Upright Vacuum