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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
My kids were in charge of the Rainbow, but they moved out. My husband surprised me by cleaning a dirty rug. Neither of us know how to use the Rainbow, but I at least know that you're supposed to use water. Will it damage my Rainbow that he did not use any water when he vacuumed?
Your Rainbow might have been damaged. It would be advisable to take the machine to a shop and have them do a cleaning on it. The water is the filter, and there is a separator between the water and the motor. The separator only prevents the water f ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
I purchased a brand new Eureka Pet vacuum, sorry don't know exact name but it the one that has the self cleaning duster on it. Last night I used the vacuum on my carpet, it was working fine until I accidently sucked up the corner of a scarf that was hanging off a couch. I shut the vacuum off, pulled out the scarf and and resumed vacuuming. Much to my dismay the suction on the vacuum had ceased. Can you tell me if there is a reset button on the vacuum? The vacuum does not appear to be damage
If the motor is running, there should be suction. Possible problems depend on whether it's a canister or upright and are:\015\012A clog in the hose, UR or canister. Detach hose. Drop small coin in one end and lift hose causing it to roll out ... Eureka Vacuums
Shutting off my vacuum has been shutting off in middle of use and i dont know why its like its over heating and i cant use it again for almost an hour is there a solution to this? or do i need to get a new vacuum?
It has a built-in temperature sensor which prevents it to be damaged from overheating. That's why it shuts down. It just needs to be opened up and cleaned thoroughly. Start with the hose if it has one and let someone who is handy with electric applia ... Vacuums
I recently purchased a used Featherlite bagless Dirt Devil....Everything about this vacuum is superior to any other vacuum I have had....the problem is, no manual, and I need to know how to use the hose for the attachments, where do I place it for suction?
... Dirt Devil Featherlight Bagless Upright Vacuum
Oreck Belts Why do they smell badly and almost always break when being used for an extended period? I see Mr. Oreck in print, television and internet ads -- and he certainly carries himself as a credible person; a man you want to believe....But reading his biblliography -- he started his career (in this area as I know it) as a "Vacuum Cleaner Salesperson" for Whirlpool. Many vacuums brands - particularly those that are noit sold directly by retailers (Oreck, Kirby and others) use the commission-
Unfortunately this is a very common problem on the Oreck XL uprights. As you you noticed, there is even an extra belt storage on the machine itself, on the bottom plate. When a vacuum cleaner has to put an extra belt on the machine ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My vacuum just stopped working, so I don't know what the problem is. I used it in the kitchen to vacuum the hard wood floor. I turned it off, and a few minutes later, turned it back on to finish vaccuuming the kitchen floor. It just would not turn on. I had not unplugged it or did anything to it. I then tried to see if it would work in another plug, and no luck. I'm trying to figure out if it can be fixed or if I need to look for a new vacuum.
When I get most Vacuums that have dies on people most of them the wire has been worn and cut one or more wires on the plug cord. Sometimes the cut can be over looked. Please unplug and check the wire carefully.Also please post the make model a ... Kenmore 23913 Progressive PowerMate Bagged Canister Vacuum
I have a Craftsman wet dry vac with blower capability (22 L). While I was using it to **** up water, the water came out of the blower hose. Now I can't get it to work as a vacuum. What can I do to fix this problem? Is there a toggle switch somewhere that allows me to choose vacuum or blower? Also, will the vacuum still work without the filter nut attached to the plate? Please let me know at your earliest convenience. Thank you.
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Vacuum smells I have a 6 year old rainbow vacuum model E and it smells terrible everytime I use it. Probably because often times i don't remove the water basin after vacuuming and just let it sit. It's my own fault however now I don't know what to do to get rid of this terrible smell. I've water cleaned the hepa filter, not able to remove the separator screw to clean. Can you give me some suggestions?
In addition to vinegar, baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) is also an excellent remedy for many odour problems. Try generously sprinkling baking soda on a rug you wish to clean, and afterwards, vacuum up the spot. Rugs, and dirt ... Vacuums
Just started to use the vacuum and it just stopped.. no blown fuse/ the round thing on the bottom is running freely - don't know what happened... vacuum is appox 5 years old
Check the carbon brushes of the motor, the switch, a disconected wire, the main cord ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
I have a rainbow e series vacuum cleaner that quit working while vacuuming and will not come back on. I know there is a reset button on the wand sweeper but I was not using that attachment when it sh
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Thank you for the detailed explanation regarding the kirby vacuum functions, but we would like more information about the exact shampooing instructions. in explanation we would like to know exactly what solution and in what quantity to apply first to the fabric... how long we need to let it soak in.... and how to remove the stains using only our kirby vacuum witjh shampoo attatchment from start to finish...
... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a Zanussi 1700W bagless upright vacuum cleaner which keeps cutting out after about 5/10 mins use. I had to replace the rubber drive belt which snapped not long after purchasing and it was fine for a while, but now its just keeps cutting out after a small amount of use. Nothing wrong with belt which is still intact so we don't know what the problem is. It's a great cleaner otherwise - but it's driving us mad!! Please help!
Power nozzle of my S3670 does not work (vacuum itself does work), the headlight bulb in the nozzle is broken. This happened in the past several times - we would bring the vacuum to service center - I don't know what they did other than replacing the bulb. I decided to go to ACE and buy replacement bulb myself, replaced the one in the nozzle - this did not fix the problem. I don't see any fuzes or anything in the nozzle. However, the manuals says to "Use only HOOVER part no. 27317307, which is a
... Hoover S3670 Bagged Canister Vacuum
My Hoover Wind tunnel has even a cheaper on/off switch and now, you can't buy a new one. I used to go to their website which had a wonderful diagram of the 'guts' but now the only parts are the obvious ones, belts, filters etc....I have to vacuum twice a day and I should be the test person cause its on and off on and off, but now for a vacuum I purchased 3 years ago for over 200 bucks and I can't fix it myself really makes me made or do you know where I can get this part? help? if not, I will ne
Have you tried going to appliancezone.com? I go there when I need parts... ... Hoover Ultra U6430-900 WindTunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Don't know where to turn on the vacuum of the electrolux guardian. Bought it used. Can you help?
Turn the machine on by using the hose handle ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
Don't know how to connect the attachments to the Heritage Vacuum cleaner--can you show me the diagrams for the attachments to use on the herritage Kirby cleaner?
Their site has a few good instructional clips, inclding for connecting and using shampooer, changing belt, and attaching hose.\015\012Find them here:\015\012 ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
I don't know how to use it at all need help - Bissell ProHeat Turbo Deep Cleaner Upright Steam Vacuum
You can download a user manual from the Bissell website. ... Bissell ProHeat Turbo Deep Cleaner Upright Steam Vacuum
Eureka 431BX Bagless Upright Vacuum: i would like to know how to replace and if there is a specific type of belt to use?
Here is a link to the exact belt you need to replace (the belt should be replaced yearly for optimum performance) and a manual you can view which has instructions. ... Eureka 431BX Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have lost the manual and forget how to use the hose part of vacuum, also the handle turns and is not secure ( that is the handle in the upright position). It is a bagless Stick Shark Vac. I need to know how to attach the hose to the vac so I can clean furniture and corners.
... Euro-Pro V1828 Shark Stick Vac Bagless Vacuum
I have a 9300-1 bissell carpet cleaner and when i used it today the vacuum was not sucking the water up. i know its working because when i take the water tank off i can feel the suction from the valve that connects to the water tank. any suggestions...
... Bissell 1697-7 Powersteamer Pro Deluxe Vacuum
I want to know if it's possible to give back my kirby vacuum it's been months but i don't use it because i moved to a place with no carpet and i'm still paying for it
Sell it on Ebay... That would be the beswt things for you because Kirby does not except returns unless it is factory defaulted. ... Kirby Vacuums
I have a Silver King Professional Model 738 2 vacuum cleaner that needs a new beater bar belt and filters, plus I do not have a decent manual for it to know how to use it to it's optimal performance
This link should help you:http://www.fixya.com/search.aspx?cstm=0&_s=Silver+King+Professional+Model+738+2+ManualJim ... Vacuums
Arrgh! I have an upright Bissell vacuum. Everytime I use it, it smells like a cloud of dust. I have made sure countless times that all the filters are clean and the hoses are intact, so I don't know what the problem is. Is this problem normal? Or am I somehow blowing dust everywhere? Any insight it much appreciated, thanks!!
I believe you have a clogg in the suction pipe. ... Bissell 3590 CleanView Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have a Miele s251i vacuum that was working just fine until I umplugged it (while running) and re-plugged it in at a closer socket. When I replugged it, it started for a second and then stopped. Will not start now whether we use the on/off switch or not...suggestions? Would also like to know how to disassemble the unit so I could check out the wiring with a multitester..thanks
I just had exactly the same problem. Opened the vac, checked the circuit\012 next to the motor and it can be clearly seen that the Triac burned thru\012 the PCB. Will replace it and check again. Vac bought long ago, works \012extremely well. ... Miele Vacuums