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Blocked vacuum hose
\015 My new vauum has a wet sock stuck in its hose pipe\015
You'll need a sturdy stick like a thick bamboo stick to push this out but remove the hose FIRST from the vacuum and compact the hose up before inserting the stick. Either that or you may have to order a new hose which can be cheap. What model is it you have?
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Electrolux Diplomat canister vacuum. The bag light comes on and it stops. It has to do with the hose because if I take the hose off, then the vacuum keeps running. I can't see anything blocking the connection. any suggestions on what else to look at?
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My dyson vacuum cleaner doesn't seem to have the same suction power it used to. I have cleaned out the canister and have taken apart the vacuum head (for cleaning carpets) and it doesn't seem to be blocked but it seems to lose suction by the time it reaches the head. The suction is strong at the end of the hose (where you attach the telescopic attachment with vacuum head) Any ideas? Thanks, Irene
I have the bissell powerglide vacuum with the turbo brush attachment. Being the neighborhood "cat lady", I love this attachment -- that is, I did until it just stopped spinning. I don't see anything blocking the brush. It just doesn't spin when I attach it to the vacuum hose.
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I have a Samsung 4320 vacuum cleaner which has started making a loud blowing noise as if the hose is split. I can't find a split in the hose and it isn't blocked. Also it isn't picking up very well. Can you help?
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Blocked vacuum hose
You'll need a sturdy stick like a thick bamboo stick to push this out but remove the hose FIRST from the vacuum and compact the hose up before inserting the stick. Either that or you may have to order a new hose which can be cheap. What model is it y ... Vacuums
I have no suction on my vacuum, I have checked everything, belts are good, and hoses appear to be clear of any blocks, any suggestions
Please give the model number and manufacturer of the vacuum. ... Vacuums
Hello this vacuum cleaner has great suction through the hose but not in the main part, it will not pick up i have cheked to see if it is blocked but does not appear to be. any ideas?
If it sucks through the hose it must have a blockage in the pipe or at the head. Remove head and check for hairs and thread which often cause dust to collect there in a knot. Clean the brushes. You should be able to see daylight at the end of the p ... Bissell Upright Vacuum - The Pet Hair Eraser 1 ea Vacuum
Kenmore 21875 One day it's working fine. Next day, it won't turn on. When I attach the hose to another vacuum cleaner, it runs. Is there a reset button on the canister? Could it be the receptacle is bad? My Kenmore Progressive won't turn on today either -but was fine last week. I cleaned the filters checked for blocked air, tried a different outlet and no luck. I'll check the pins on the connections and see if one of them is not matching up or appears worn.
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How do I gain access to the motor of an Electrolux 2000 canister vacuum. The air intake on the motor must be partially blocked as there is a loss of suction and the motor makes that high pitched whine like it does when you cover the hose with your hand
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Our Samsung Easy1300 canister vacuum has lost suction (even with a new bag) and there doesn't seem to be anything blocking the hose. Any suggestions as to what to check next would be appreciated!
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The vacuum is working in the garage but not sucking from the house out lets. There are no blocks in the hoses. Just no sucion from the house out lets.
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Hi combe,\015\012\015\012Its either that(you had it right the first, time, run a snakewire thru it) that or Dyson's ads are lying "Dyson's never lose suction", lol. It just kills me when I watch him and Orek talk about vacuums like its t ... Vacuums
I have a Dyson DC07 Yellow Vac, I use this vacuum professionally and clean it after every job so there is no issues with the filter which are replaced regularly. When you turn it on it makes a noise as if it were blocked....I have checked all pipes, hoses and now disassembled the machine to the point where the motor is out. I have found that a small rubber valve or bleed valve (Attached to the right hand detachable filter housing and activated via an internal spring) is popping when the vac
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Hi. Bought a M3888-3 Royalcylinder vacuum from Lidl. Lost manual that came with it. Only had it 4 mths. Need new hose. Plastic hose has snapped near whereit attaches to metal hose. Can I get a replacement hose from somewhere in U.K.? I know the vacuum is from Germany.
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I have a Model 116.35922500 Kenmore upright vacuum cleaner. It makes a loud air noise when using the vacuum. I have disconnected and removed the hose to see if anything is lodged in the hose and it appears clear. It makes the noise when the hose is connected. When I remove it, the noise stops. When I place my hand over the hose, the nose re appears. I sounds as though the noise is coming from the fan or internal parts of the machine. So, when there is a load or pull on the machine, it mak
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I have a Eureka Boss Power Plus and the beater bar is rolling, the belt is turning, but after vacuuming up around the litter box (not a lot of litter), when I turn the vacuum off, the litter, or even household dirt, falls out. When I hold the vacuum back to turn it off so that it doesn't fall on the floor, it's sitting in the cubby where the wheels are. The bag is empty, the hose is not plugged, the hose is securely fitted on both ends of the unit. This vacuum was purchased in July and is being
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My electrolux oxygen canister cuts on and off. I have to open and close the vacuum, or take the base of the hose off and then re-insert. I have to do all these things before it will start up again. I sometimes shake the hose around, then it will come back on. If I try to dust with the dust brush (like a lamp shade or shelf) and the suction pulls against the object, the vacuum goes off for awhile. Sometimes I'll have to reset the vacuum by unplugging the electric cord. I never get to finis
Maybe you should have taken it back to that shop, it appartently isn't fixed. I would have replace that board, don't believe in modifing, you usually end up with other problems, like you have. One thing to check is maybe you have a partial clog in ... Vacuums