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How to change the time on matcr1258 - Vacuums
I was vacuuming and noticed that the bag needed changing. the red light with the ! inside the triangle also came on. When the bag was changed, the vacuum would not restart. The red light came on. Tried the reset button but nothing happened. Tried unplugging and re-plugging in and nothing happened. Replaced all the filters and still it wouldh't start. So I brought it downstairs and tried one more time to get it to start. it worked! Is there something wrong with the vacuum cleaner? Was it overheat
It was overheated that is why it worked downstairs after cooling off. ... Miele S548 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Changed the motor carbon brushes on my Beam central vacuum cleaner equiped with an IntelliWatch system. This system includes the Alutron DB100 module. This Alutron module needs to be reset so that the vacuum cleaner can operate properly. I believe that this module keeps log of running time and disables operation after a predetermined time. Can you help me with providing a reset procedure that will reset this module. Thanks
... Sunbeam Vacuums
Engine troubles I have a 1975 4x4 GMC full size van. The motor is a 350 cid small block on propane. The thing hadn't been running in 5 years and when I tuned it up I changed vacuum advance pod on HEI distributor and hooked to a better vacuum and now the hotter it gets the faster it idols and when I try and turn the timing back, it starts hard. Wondering if vacuum is too strong or what is up?
I haven't fixed it yet but I think I might have a solution for it. From the factory this thing had a 4 barrel carb and they put an equivalent size atomizer in it for the propane and over the years someone omitted the EGR system in it and propane is a ... Vacuums
We have a Kenmore Progressive Model 116 Upright bagged vacuum with Hepa filter. It's at least a couple years old. For quite some time now when ever we use the vacuum the vacuum motor will shut off nafter about 5 min. of use. We then need to let it sit for awhile and then we can run it again for another 5 min. The bag has been change. Any one have any ideas how to fix this?
I suspect that you have a restriction. The motor sounds like the thermal break is stopping the motor before damage, due to heat.\012You must witness that the entire suction and discharge side are clear. This is not always very easy, but necessa ... Kenmore 34612 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I accidentally vacuumed up my son's superhero cape (Sanyo Performax). The cape is out all in one piece, but now the vacuum doesn't suction all the time. Sometimes yes, mostly no. I did change the bag, but of course, that wasn't it. Any ideas?
Try replacing the belt it could have made it have unnecessary wear ... Sanyo Performax SC-U126 Vacuum
Vacuum cleaner hi.this is 10 yrs old and not overly worked.bags are changed regularly and the micro filter has been changed at least three times over ten years.it goes well for about 2o minutes then loses power with not much "suck"after that.sometimes shutting down completely,because of overheating i presume,or just carries on at a much lower'"suck".have tied shaking bag inside but no luck.any suggestions out there or can you tell me the agents support office for new zealand[auckland].many thank
What brand vacuum is it? ... Vacuums
My vacuume which is less than a year old is stating the bag needs changing when it was just changed and therefore it is not picking up . I am unable to use it at this time!!!
You have a clog somewhere maybe in the hose or down near the roter where the dirt is sucked up. ... Miele S184 Powerhouse Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a eureka surface max 300, i saw smoke come out of my vacuum i seen that the belt was broke every time i change belt i run it on it snaps every time ive put 3 new ones and each one break right when i start it it looks like the metal piece is burning it is there a piece missing?? what am i doing wrong?? ugh i just purchased it couple of months agoo not even older then 6 months .. what do i do?
... Eureka Capture Upright Vacuum Vacuum
My vacuum does not suction floor debri the canister says change bag, i changed it 2 times with recommended electrolux bags. It will suctionwith wand and brush but not with power head
\015\012The power head has a separate motor to drive powerful carpet cleaning.Check if that motor is getting blocked or if its running slow/weak.Also check from any blockage in vacuum line.\015\012Keep updated with the results.\015\012Than ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
Eureka Bravo with new belt & bag suddenly won't start. I replaced a very worn and slack belt with a new one, vacuum then ran for maybe 20 seconds then shut off and now won't restart at all. Bag was also changed at same time. Is there a fuse, maybe? New belt too tight? Thanks
... Eureka Bravo II Bagged Upright Vacuum
We have the Kenmore progressive direct drive (bagless) and have had it for about 3 years. We have taken good care of it, and paid quite a bit for it hoping that it would last for a good long time. It has started making a noise that seems to be an overflow air type of noise coming out of a bottom air outlet opening for when the air flow is blocked. We have looked into clogs, changed filters, and the whole works, to no avail! Quite Frustrating since I love this purple vacuum! The machine started
There has to be a clog or block somewhere - if the motor works, it should work did you try a wire coat hanger to go up in further where you cannot see?Bets regardsCk ... Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum
Hello, Could you send me an exploded view of an engine kirby please? My Kirby vacuum cleaner I think for 1997 I think it is garnet, having wanted to change the coals, I do not know the back, is the cause of my request, I contacted a person previously in Bastogne (Belgium) several times which promised to help me but in vain, I count on your good will so I can reassemble it and use it again. In advance, thank you
Try this site out:www.onlinevacshop.com/kirby-G5-parts-manual.phpGood Luck!Jim ... Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My kenmore vacuum 35922502 sensor dirt lights stay on red all the time. I have changed the bag, filter, little sponge filter, still they stay on. What is wrong? Lynn firstname.lastname@example.org
... Kenmore 31912 Progressive Direct Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum
My vacuum (miele s251i) will not turn on. I just changed the filters and bag. Just wondering if I have put the top filter in the wrong spot. Does it go under the black flip-up bit or on top of it? I do not have a manual. Thankyou in advance for your help and time.
Hello Miller_04,Regardless of how the filter is put in the vacuum cleaner should turn on. Really is no way to put the filter wrong in these. I have a white star myself.You can contact Miele Vacuum support and they can further troubl ... Miele S251i Plus Bagged Canister Vacuum
My Beam Serenity BM1383 vacuum cleaner is blowing dog hairs and dust back even after checking for a blockage in the hose, a leak in the hose, suction at all outlets, and changing the belt. Do the bristles on the roller wear down after time?
... Beam Industries Wet/Dry Auto Central System Vacuum
The vacuum voice changes after turning on and it is not sucking any dust. When it happened before I pulled a pen out of the sucksion line but this time I can't find anything thats hindering the path.
Take the hose off and use a long wooden handle like a broom handle see if they is a clog in the hose by putting the handle into the hose ... Kenmore 31912 Progressive Direct Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have no power on a brand new Electrolux Oxygen canister vacuum. This is the second time. After the first time, I took it back to Sears where I bought the vacuum and they gave me a brand new vacuum. This is the second time it's happened, basically on both units after the time that i brought them home.
Ensure that the tools and the bucket are installed properly, if the bucket is not well in place, the unit wont start.If the electric power does not come on, disconnect from mainsand check plugs, cable and fuses where appropriate. ... Electrolux Vacuums
My Riccar 1700 will intermittently lose power while vacuuming. I have had the vacuum for 4 years and this is the second time that I have had this problem. The first time the authorized repairperson said the problem was a dirty hepa filter. The second time, the repairperson put on a "pig-tail"(?) and said that he did not have a shut-down problem when he tested the vacuum in the store. I just picked it up from the store today, brought it home and the same problem occurred within minutes.
... Riccar RC1100 Compact Vacuum
Won't start. My son was using the vacuum & Didn't change the bag. The vacuum was making the full bag smell, but the light was't on & it didn't stop. I stopped him, changed the bag, checked the filter, closed the compartments & turned on the vacuum. Nothing happened. I checked to be sure that it was plugged in, that wasn't the problem. I've let the vacuum "rest" for several days, It still won't start. Any suggestions?
There is a reset button at the back of the powerhead. The user manual can be downloaded from the electrolux website, although I didn't find it very useful. There was some info on how to change the powerhead drive belt. ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
The clock changes for daylight savings time on the wrong day. it did this the past few times the time had changed. the date on the back of the unit is 2004. didn't they move the weekend of daylight savings time a few years ago, can you help me fix it or do i just deal with it?
Daylight Savings Time was extended in 2007.. (the Act was in 2004).. \015\012\015\012So your clock worked fine for three years.. now.. if you can turn this automatic feature off I suggest you do and just set it manually... otherwise you ... Vacuums
I have a Simplicity S24 canister vacuum. It's about 3 yrs. old. In the past year I have had it in the shop 4 times because when using the rug piece, the piece turns on & off, on & off. The actual vacuum doesn't... just the rug piece. I recently spent $65 on a new part, after spending countless dollars the other 3 times it was in the shop for this problem. I'm ready to buy another name vacuum altogether as I feel this vacuum is not worth the money that was spent on it. I'm very frustrated.
Repair shop has not fixed the problem? complain until they fix it properly. This is a pressure fault / jamming issue or slipping drive. Repair shop should have fixed it 1st time. ... Vacuums
I do not have my users manual and have never vacuumed wet with this vacuum. How do I change it from a dry to wet vacuum. Can't find my manual and I need to use the shop vac for water in basement, do I have to change the filter or what lost my user manual never used it to pick up water. need to know how to puit it in wet mode i want to clean the dirty water out of my pool.
\015\012Vacuuming Liquids\015\0121. When picking up small amounts of liquid\015\012the filter may be left in place.\015\0122. When picking up large amounts of liquid\015\012we recommend that the filter be\015\012r ... Craftsman 17765 Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
I accidently ran over a sock while vacuuming underneath my bed and the belt broke (brush does not rotate now). I've always changed the belts in my vacuum cleaners, but the Healthy Home manual states that I need to bring it into a shop so that a professional repairman can change it. I find this ridiculous and now wish that I never bought it. How do I change the belt myself? PS I have already bought a replacement belt.
... Bissell Healthy Home HEPA Bagless Upright Vacuum - Metallic Blue
The foot pedal on my Kenmore upright vacuum cleaner has broken three times. The vacuum model number is 116.33923 and the Sear's part number is 8174906. Does Sears make this part in metal instead of plastic? It is becoming expensive to keep replacing this piece when it costs around $20 each time (including shipping) Thank you for your time. Jerry DeWulf