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I have an ODC325 Black&Decker spacemaker coffeemaker on my boat and it stopped working this weekend although the hot plate still gets hot. I suspect it is the thermal switch as you described (I hear a click when I switch the machine on but nothing happens and the heating element does not kick in). I would be very happy to receive one or two of these 14 spare switches you mention so I can repair the unit. If still available I would appreciate hearing from you how we can do the transact
We don't sell parts individually on the site here.... was it some other solution for another person you saw about the switch? I don't believe there really is a part called a thermal switch... there is a thermal fuse but if the hotplate gets hot I would think the thermal fuse is fine.\015\012
\015\012Please give me more info here and I can help\015\012
\015\012Please give me more info here and I can help\015\012
You can check either ebay.com or amazon.com for the switches
You can check either ebay.com or amazon.com for the switches
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Altrev, I have an ODC325 Black&Decker spacemaker coffeemaker on my boat and it stopped working this weekend although the hot plate still gets hot. I suspect it is the thermal switch as you described (I hear a click when I switch the machine on but nothing happens and the heating element does not kick in). I would be very happy to receive one or two of these 14 spare switches you mention so I can repair the unit. If still available I would appreciate hearing from you how we can do the transact
We don't sell parts individually on the site here.... was it some other solution for another person you saw about the switch? I don't believe there really is a part called a thermal switch... there is a thermal fuse but if the hotplate gets hot I wo ... Vacuums
I had the vacuum cleaner question about the canister and the wand/powerhead... the Kenmore Progressive Vacuum canister model 116.25812 and the canister not powering off without unplugging the vacuum. The solution I received that they both run on their own switch so it is normal makes sense. However, is there a power switch on the canister anywhere? The only way for the canister to be turned off is by unplugging it. Any ideas? One would think there would be a switch. I am new to fixya and hope
Hi. On some models, one switch controls all of the power. Your issue, which is no working switch is almost certainly a blown triac on the circuit boar ... Vacuums
The Hoover Steamvac Widepath will NOT pick up water. The dispenser with cleaner DOES have water. The TANK that would receive the dirty water is NOT full. All tanks are on properly and the machine will still not pick up the used water. I found a tear in the interior hose leading to the receiving tank and repaired throughly with electrical tape. Still will not pick up the water. Any suggestions?
Sounds like a clogged air path (no vacuum action) from the floor pick-up to the collection tank. Take the tanks off and deal with the vacuum problem alone. The collection tank should have a air exit vent--is it clear? Check the interior hose that you ... Hoover F6213-900 SteamVac Agility TurboPOWER Steam Vacuum Vacuum
My Kirby G 2001 upright vacuum wont turn on. I tried another outlet and still nothing. I don't see a breaker switch anywhere. If you know of any common problems I would love to hear them. I am very mechanically inclined, I just was wondering if there are any common issues with the motors or power switches etc. so I don't waste a lot of time troubleshooting. Thanks
This might sound a bit silly but check to see if the cord is plugged into the machine correctly if it is check to see if the safety interlocks are all engaged. ... Vacuums
Hello, I have a Roberts dual alarm clock radio CR9955 which has been perfect untill now. It has started to reset its self then switch off every few seconds and cannot be controlled by any of the buttons. What could be causing this? I have been very happy with it until now, I received it as a gift. Can you help please. Peter Gallimore
Weird. This started happening to mine this week. ... Vacuums
My Rainbow E2 has been working great for years now, but recently it has stopped working on the vaccuuming setting, but will still run on the low speed air cleaning setting. I hope it is something as easy as replacing the switch. Would appreciate any tips to determine if that is the issue or possibly something larger. Tks in advance for the info/help.
Still need help, let me know.\012\012Thank you,\012Ralph ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
While sucking air out of the space saving bags the vacuum would not shut off when done. The unit only works when plugged in. Disconnected the low voltage wires and unit still runs, on/off switch does nothing.
... Broan-NuTone CV350 Performance Bagged Central System Vacuum
Dyson DC07 switched off whilst hoovering, It would not turn on, 1st it stopped rotating brush and than tuned off completly.. I tried ttoi change the fuse but still not turn on. Motor not runnung either.
Hi its Darran at Dyson.Our machines are fitted with a thermal cutout switch. This will activate if the motor on your machine becomes too hot. This is caused by a lack of airflow to the motor, which is caused by a dirty filter or a blockag ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have only had my shark steam mop for about a month and only used it twice. I tried to use it yesterday and it would not work. The green light came on and it worked for maybe ten seconds, then it completely shut off. I tried switching outlets and draining the water but nothing worked. It still doesn't work today either. What do you think is wrong? Does this product have a warranty?
Yes has warranty call Shark/europro. ... Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop - Gray/ Purple Vacuum
Vacuum motor overheating. Never happened before till last nite and today. It seems to be getting hot and tripping an overload switch or something like that. Starts back up after a long cooldown. Roller brush will still come on, even though the vacuum motor will not. Any idea what may be causing that?
... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Kirby G5 I was using the hoover and just switched it off and turned it on again but would not turn on. I changed the fuse in the plug but still wouldnt turn on. what should I do?
See my troubleshooting guide and from there, you can view my do it yourself guides for fixing your Kirby. ... Kirby G5 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My bissell aroma pro had a horrible burning smell then stoped sucking up water. the motor was still working and water was being feed out just not back up. the machine was hot as i had already cleaned 3 rooms in the house. i let it cool down but the burning prob returned as soon as i turned it back on. any help would be great thanks
Hi,Here is a tip that will give you all the information you need to fix your BissellProheat Vacuum Problem.Bissell Proheat Upright Wet/ ... Bissell 8910 ProHeat Clear View Upright Vacuum
My dyson animal works for a while then shuts off...i guess it's getting hot and automatically turning off to keep damage from occuring. i have cleaned the filter and all the collection basket, but am still ahving problems. it was just services a year ago and a new switch installed. please help!!!
The belt that drives the beater bar may be broken or stretched, causing the motor to turn more freely, therefore causing the motor to rev beyond it's design.Jim ... Vacuums
Kirby G3 made loud noise when running. Sprayed silicon in fan thinking it might be a bearing. Found a coin and nail in fan and removed. Tha vacuum would not turn on. Replaced switch and brushes. Still nothing. Did the silicon spray do something?
No - the silicon is an insulating material and would have no effect on the electrics of the vacuum. Most likely you have a bad connection - dismantle the vacuum again and check the wiring and the motor with an ohmmeter. Be very attentive with the bru ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Won't work My Eureka Mighty Mite 3670 Bagged, was working fine, and we unplugged it to switch to another outlet in another room and it just stopped. We tried several other outlets and it just won't turn on. We thought maybe it got hot because we had been using it for a while and we let it rest for a while and then changed the bag just to be sure, although it was not full. But it still will not turn on. Any ideas?
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Vacuum stopped in middle of vacuuming our carpet. Would not startup at switch. Tried other electrical outlets wondering if this was the problem and checked breakers, but it still did not go back on.
2 guesses.... One is that you vacuumed up a pice of cord or sting that got wound up on the roller (if it's that tyme of machine, and NOW everything's completelt "loced." Cure: look at the brush roller and "unwind" the cord or string.\015\012 ... Vacuums
For some reason, our shark steam mop stop working. Usually after I plug the steam mop, the power light would light up then you would hear & see steam coming out of the mop's head but all of a sudden no power light would go on and no steam would come out. I can still use the mop, cause water from the tank still is able to flow down to the head. It's just that I'd have to use it like an ordinary mop not as the steam mop I liked. Pls help!!!
... Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop - Gray/ Purple Vacuum
Off/on switch gets hot and burns out after 30-40 hours of use.
... Proteam CoachVac Canister Vacuum
I was changing a light bulb with one of those metal extension rods that unscrew and screw back in the replacement bulbs. It evidently didn't seat correctly and pulled off the bulb and created a quick "poof" type electrical short. I have switched out that bad bulb with a new one and can't get either the fan or lights to work. There doesn't appear to be a reset switch. I also swirched out the wall switch to see if that would make a difference and it does not. Any thoughts or ideas would be appreci
If you have not already done so, I would check at the fuse or circuit breaker panel to see if you have blown a fuse or tripped a breaker. ... Vacuums
Kirby Vacuum Hi Bruce, In my opinion, yes the Kirby would be worth it, as long as you are not replacing the motor. The switch would be the most expensive part besides the motor that would need to be replaced. The switch costs USD 49.99, the cord is roughly $39.99, and the carbon brushes are $29.99. I can easily walk you through any of these repairs should you need help. Kirby's are great vacuum cleaners, that usually last 30+ years. Brand new these machines sell in the US for $1600 or more,
You can get better prices from Goodvac.com ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a clarke bench grinder model 1002. I have a light that I would like to attach into the wiring though the grinder wiring in it's base. The light has two wires, and the grinder has a ground that is grounded to the base, a black that goes to a switch then to the motor. The white goes directly to the motor. where would I have to splice in the two wires from the light? I have a switch that I would like to put in for the light on off also.
Attach the white wire on your lamp to the white wire on the grinder.\012Attache the black wire on your lamp to the black wire on the motor side of the switch.\012This will give the lamp power any time the grinder is turned on.\012Yo ... Vacuums
The handle for my Eureka 5993 AVZ was getting very hot when used. Finally, the wires around the switch melted and now the vacuum will not work. What is wrong? Is the switch bad? The wires only melted in the immediate vicinity of the three-prong switch. Nothing else appears to be wrong; the vacuum worked fine when it was running - except for the handle getting hot. Thank you!
Try cleaning all...\015\012if have sam paoblem need replaced main motor.... ... Eureka 5893AVZ Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I opened the cannister to change the bag and when I closed it the motor switch will not turn on. The second position which turns on the attachment for rugs still comes on. We thougth it was the switch so we ordered the part and it is still doing the same thing. Is there a reset button somewhere inside? The only reset button I see is on the attachment which is working.
It can be a few things. First check the overload protector located on top of the canister. If it has tripped the unit will not run. Push it in to reset. \015\012If that is the problem check the motor safety filter to see if it is clogged and caused t ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Central vac our central vac will not work unless the main vac in the garage is switched on manualy.... its sucking fine but i have to switch it off at the main switch in the garage after i have used it normaly i just plug in the hose and vac away and it switches itself off we have just had cable installed with a fisher guy in the walls do you think that would be the problem thanks a lot
It is possible that the low voltage wiring that controls your central vacuum has been damaged during the cable work. You can check to see if the low voltage relay is working by shorting the two terminals together at the unit. Just disconnect the two ... M&S Systems AirVac AVP1200 Platinum Series Central Vac - 12,000 sq ft Bagged Central System Vacuum
I press the on/off switch on the Dyson DC05 and the vauum cleaner switches on unfortunately when I stop pressing it it switches off again. Please advise how I would need to repair this. Many thanks. Regards Michael Segal
If you can make it work by holding the switch down then it must be the switch or a bad connection on it. The only way to find out is unplug the machine from the mains and remove the switch to check it. A replacement should be cheap enough.pete ... Dyson DC05 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum