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Our Rowenta iron model # Dx 8800 comes on then shuts off in the vertical position after a minute or so. It seems the auto shut off is bad?????

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Yes the so called auto shut off is only a small thermostat cost 8-10$ and need to be replaced
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Our Rowenta iron model # Dx 8800 comes on then shuts off in the vertical position after a minute or so. It seems the auto shut off is bad?????

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Vx550 issues Like most here, ours shuts down after a few minutes use. Ichecked everything and found the thermal protection was shutting it down. I then decided to check online to see if this was a usual problem, it seems that it is. I guess a call to nu-tone is warranted. i wonder if they will ship a new unit to western Canada.

Heven't fixed it yet, but I've pulled the motor to see what the specific issue is. As soon as I have the problem isolated and a solution, if possible, I'll post it here. I will have to contact Nutone Monday and see what they will do. If nothing, I'll ... Broan-NuTone VX475 Bagged Central System Vacuum

My dyson shuts off when returned to upright position and it seems to be not sucking in the down position either

Hi its Darran at Dyson. I would recommend contacting our Helpline on 1866MYDYSON as one of our advisors will be able to run through some simple checks with you.Kind regardsDarranDyson Customer Liaison ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

My iRobot Roomba runs for about ten minutes, then shuts off. I can keep pushing the clean button and it will run for another ten minutes and stop again. Nothing seems to get clean.

Take the brush rolls out and you should see a copper disc. It is the dirt sensor. Clean it with Windex or some other cleaner. This works sometimes. ... iRobot Roomba 550 Vacuum

After charging overnight, Roomba only runs about 25 minutes before shutting down with a red light.At this point the battery measures 15.13 volts ( about 1.26 volts per cell ) My hobby experience is that a ni/cad or ni/mh battery nominal charged voltage is about 1.2 volts per cell, and that the recommended end point voltage should be about 1.0 volts per cell. Seems like the battery is ok, butsome kind of voltage regulator is shutting things down prematurely. Is this happening, and , if so, how ca

Reset the Roomba by removing it from the charger, then holding "spot" and "dock" for about twelve seconds. When you let go, the unit will play an ascending series of notes. Then recharge it overnight. If the run time is still short, give Customer Sup ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum

Why does my dyson slim dc18 keep shutting down, even though i keep it clean. Filters area is clean and all others have been properly blown out with air from a air compressor. It will work for about 5-10 minutes and then shuts down. Smells like ****, check the belt and a bit later it restarts again. It's seems to be almost over heating.

Maybe your motor is going. Here's a link to a site that talks about motor failure and replacement in a DC07 (not DC18). I don't know exactly what the odor smells like but maybe you can see if you have any of the other symptoms. Good luck! ... Dyson Slim DC18 All Floors HEPA Bagless Upright Vacuum - Iron/Titanium/Yellow

Keeps shutting off after a few minutes of use.have changed bagsno clogs and filters have even been washed.what is auto shutoff device and where?

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HOOVER 6430-900 Runs for about a minute or two and shuts off. Wait a while and it will run again. Changed the belts, new bag, new filter. Seems to put out a lot of heat when running.

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Bad smell after using my windtunnel for a couple of minutes i noticed an odd smell. i turned it over and checked, the belts are fine but i cleaned out the hair anyway. after doing that the self propel seems to struggle and it is hard to push. when i look through the window on the top i can see the brush spinning freely but then when i push it, it slows down dramatically and then picks up again. the suction is fine. what do you recommend?

It may be the roller bearings? ... Hoover U5450-900 Windtunnel Supreme Bagged Upright Vacuum

Eureka 4467AV overheats and shuts down after about 3 or 4 minutes of operation. I pulled all the filters to assure no blocked air flow. I assume the motor is not getting enough cooling air but i can't figure out why. checked bag for blockages as well as hoses. could the thermal protection have gone bad?

... Eureka 4467AV Upright Vacuum

The unit Zenith dehumidifier ZD30 shuts off after 4-5 minutes of running it on the Maximum Humidity Control position.

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Hoover Spirit canister vac seems to overheat in about 10-15 minutes and shuts down until it cools off.

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Every time I try to vacuum my apartment with my Dirt Devil Featherlite bagless vacuum, it shuts off before I have finished one or two rooms. I then have to wait 30 minutes before continuing. I had the vacuum for 2 months before exchanging it and it is doing the same thing with my new one. It seems to happen after the first time I empty the cannister. Any ideas?

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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

Vaccum overheating I have a hoover u5458-900 wind tunnel and the auto shot off has kicked in for overheat protection. i've cleaned the entire thing and let it sit like i was supposed to but it still won't fully turn on and stay on. it will turn on for a few minutes and then shut off and just cycle like that for a few times. is there anything i can do to fix this or should i just clean it more (if possible)?

Either the motor protector is bad, or you have a clog in the hose or the dirt inlet by the brush roll. Are the filters clean? It is also possible that there is a problem with the motor. ... Vacuums

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

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My vacuum cleaner will run for a few minutes and then shuts off. The plug light on the panel blinks. I thought the motor was shut, but after a long time it will turn on again, but again, only for a few minutes and then shuts off again. Any ideas? I bought an Oxygen Ultra a few years ago, but I don't like it nearly as much as the old Epic.

I know nothing about your particular vacuum, but many vacuum cleaners these days have\015\012safety cut out's, which causes the motor to do exactly what you describe. Sadly blockages, faulty switches, over stretched cables, carbon brushes etc c ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum

Shuts off in the upright position

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Auto-matic suction shut-off didn't resume once tank was emptied

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I have a dirt devil upright vision and when I am sweeping it will shut off like it had overheated or something. I will unplug it and let it sit for a few minutes and it will start back up and then after a few minutes shut back off.

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I just got a dirt devil cyclone quick lite for xmas and its wonderful, but in the last three weeks it shuts off by itself after just 10 minutes of vacuuming. I read the manuel and it says it has an automatic shut off when it over heats but 10 minutes? i mean it takes that long just to do one room and I have two floors the indicator on top is always green so I know its not the motor or service but is this the norm with these or is it just mine?

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Centralux - unit will operate for 10-15 minutes then shut down. We hit the reset button, unit operates for 20 minutes then shut down again. Had customer svc stop by, they checked the hose, filter, no clogs, etc. ANy ideas

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Kenmore 26082 Canister Vacuum Shuts off constantly. When Im vaccuuming maybe about 5 minutes later it shuts off. Then give it a few minutes later it turns back on. Whats the problem with this vaccuum

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When I vacuum w/ the brush control in the on position it make a really loud noise, almost like a grinding sound. I have looked at it and nothing seems to be wrong, but I notice that the pin that engages the belt seems to vibrate a bit, possibly creating the noise. It started when I accidentally got part of a plastic grocery bag caught in the brush. Could it have stretched a belt? Nothing is caught any other place and it only makes the noise when the brush in in the on position.

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The machine shuts off!! will restart after a few minutes, but shuts right off again

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