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I have an old 2 wire chandelier I would like to make a plug-in. I have bought the wire swag kit to change it, but the chandelier wires are unmarked. Both wires are copper and I cannot see an insulator on either side...I need help!!
Can you determine some way of telling which wire goes to the center conductor on each of the lamp sockets. (That particular wire,-- however it is identified-- (Maybe a tracer thread? in the woven insulation, or a colored thread indicator?) Or just figure out which wire is going to the center connector (not the socket shell)-- and that is what we call the 'Hot Wire-- or in your house wiring-- that will be the BLACK wire. (The white wire is the return,-- or as some might call it the Neutral. Eventually it gets back to the circuit breaker box as the 'Neutral or Ground wire.)
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Hi, I have an old 2 wire chandelier I would like to make a plug-in. I have bought the wire swag kit to change it, but the chandelier wires are unmarked. Both wires are copper and I cannot see an insulator on either side...I need help!! Thanks!
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Hoover wiring the blue wire that is in the lead that runs from the hoover to the plug that goes in the wall has come loose at the hoover end and has come out of the actual hoover. i've unscrewed it but am unsure as to where the blue lead (bare copper) needs to be screwed... if you see what i mean?!!
Hello lukeplayer,\015\012Based on your description, ( first disconnect the plug from the wall recptacle).You will need to open up the Hoover Vacuum Body to gaion access to the internal wiring. In order to better assist you, please provide me wi ... Hoover Vacuums
Have got motor out of dyson o7 and cannot see where they go back on the switch only has 2 connections and 4 wires coming in
The two brown wires connect to the switch, and the two blue wires connect together.\015\012\015\012www.dysonmedic.com has some good info. ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I cannot charge my two year old electrolux pronto. I purchased a brand new hand held vacuum for it, but even the new one does not charge. When I plug in the cord nothing happens. If I turn on either the long handle or the portable unit within the long unit, the blue charging light comes on for a few seconds, then out. This tells me that the circuit is intact without a broken wire somewhere. I took it all apart carefully and could see nothing broken or out of place. On re-constructing it, it
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The removable filter at the front is cleaned regularly, and is not clogged. However, the machine appears to be suffering from being clogged by dust, as it has started to make a high pitched noise, and I fear it may burn out. I can see some dust inside the front panel but cannot see how to remove the front to clean it out. (NB. I have located two screws - one on either side - but cannot see how to proceed further.) Please help! Thank you.
\015\012\015\012Hi,Here\015\012is a tip that I wrote about my Bissel but I bet you have the same\015\012problem and the hose is clogged...Bissell Bagless Upright\015\012 ... Vacuums
Hoover Telios TC3202 200W Cord Rewind is jammed - cannot see how to open body of vacuum to look at the source of the problem. Found 4 screws but that did not help - guess you have to prise something open but cannot see where or how.
There are many models of the Hoover Telios. This solution applies to the T5603 at least, but perhaps not to all models... sorry, I don't know about the others. \015\012Anyway, this is it. The cover is held to the b ... Vacuums
My DC 17 is plugged. I can see through the small hole in the top blue "flower shaped" that the holes at the top of the canister are plugged with hair & dirt. I cannot see anyway to get to these small round holes. Is there a way to remove the top blue "flower shaped" piece? I have removed the inner cone from the clear canister but still cannot get up underneath.
Please kindly follow the steps below to clean your vaccum cleaner,1.) Remove the clear plastic handle. You\015\012will have to take out two screws and then unclip from the from the\015\012front. It's stiff, I gently used a flat head screw drive ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I just bought a Tfal Ultimate Autoclean iron FV 9450. I am reading through the manual and trying to figure out all the parts and functions. I cannot figure out how to remove the anti calc valve. I see it is part # 12 on the drawing but that piece on my iron (the bit with the little circles on it where it says, " anti calc plus') seems to be a flat piece of integrated plastic with no give or slide to it. .I cannot see how I'd possibly remove it. What do you do - push up? push down? The i
Anti-calc valve wings (grip) located at #3 of the 1-15 labeled description diagram that is part of the instruction manual. The wings are on either side of the dry/steam control #4. Lift up on the wings (grips) and the dry/steam control will accompan ... Vacuums
I have a dyson animal dc17 vacuum and it totally died. Now I can't figure out which wires go where when I install my new motor. (motor #: 160906G) Do you happen to know where the various color wires go or a place I can see a diagram of the motor with wires attached? I should have taken a photo of it before tearing out the old motor. I don't know where to connect the three coming out from the upright portion of the machine and the red seems to go to a switch (?) and there is a black (connected t
Loose wire ive got a loose wire inside my vax cyclonic 1700w and ive stripped it down but cant see anything and its still not working but it was working when i moved the wire from side to side. Please help
Sounds to me like you have a open wire. There is a break in the wire inside to the insulation and as you move it, it gains and loses connection. You can test it with a continuity tester as you move the wire or just replace it to see if that solves th ... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
Dyson DC04 i have a loose wire where the cable enters the cleaner how do i open the part where the on/off button is. A wire is loose probably but I cannot get to the interior to check its status. How can I take it apart? the plug is sealed but could it be a loose wire in there?
You have to remove the yellow switch but to do this there is a small hole at the side of the switch nearest to the machine you have to push something in this which will push the clip that is holding the switch if you can do this there is a screw behi ... Dyson DC05 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum
I have an older Oreck XL vacuum that sounds like it is running twice as fast as it should. I disassembled the entire vacuum, including disconnecting the motor wires, to clean out the hair, string, and other things. When I put everything back and connected all the wires, everything appears to work, including the light. The only problem is, it sounds extremely loud like the motor is running too fast. The model number is: XL3610HH Ser. No. 3610HHXA039740-6 I do not have as electrical diagram to see
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The retractable wire in my S300i vacuum cleaner is tangled. This means I cannot pull the wire out. How do I untangle it? Thanks
First remove the bag and the filter, then open the top lid as far back as possible, and then push it a little further. It will make a horrible crunching noise as if it's broken, (which it isn't,) and will then lift free of the body. (If you're afraid ... Miele Vacuums
Wiring Schematices Hello, Thank you for posting the wiring schematics on FixYa. Those are the ones I needed. However, I cannot make them out on the webpage. So, if you could kindly send me a copy to my e-mail address, it would b highly appreciated. Prefferably in .pdf format if possible. Thank you very much. Desperate To Repair Kent
I had the same problem after not paying attention to the connections when replacing my motor. I spent days searching for information and only found several non-answers with small photos that no one can read.I contacted Oreck for wiring information. T ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
Hello, could you help please. I have a Bissel ProHeat 9400-M. The water remains in the bladder when the machine is on, in other words nothing happens and I cannot clean with it. Inside the tank the small flap is in the open position. I have always used your products although I did run the Bissell over an area that had been cleaned with another product. Could that have caused the problem by blocking it somewhere? I have cleaned everything and cannot see a blockage. Thank you for your help.
... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
How do I remove the collar to replace the cord to the power bar, I have the part, cannot get the little collar off to connect the new wire, purple to white and white to black... cannot get the old wir
... Hoover Powermax S3530 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Dear Sir or Madam, I own a black 23 x 47 x 7 mm Rowenta lighter. It has a screw on bottom that I cannot remove. What is it hiding ? Is this lighter refillable ? Is there a flint to replace ?. I've found on your site the following : "By jbbiii on Apr 06, 2009 Father died and left me a Rowenta lighter purchased in Stutgart in 1952. It has a screw on bottom with spring to replace the flint, but I cannot figure out how to open the bottom to replace the cotton wadding which I can see through the hole
Hello \015\012The flint should be near the striker.Or the thumb roller,usually below it.\015\012As old as it is you may not see it beacause its worn down.\015\012\015\012Maybe taking it to an antique store or a smoke shop woul ... Vacuums
I have an electolux [ lux classic] vacuum cleaner, and there is no power to it. I think it is a loose wire, as it was tempermental before. I can't find a way to get into it to see if it is a wire
Does the green power light located on the top of the vac come on with the cord plugged in the outlet ? If so your switch could be bad. If not, you could have a bad connection or a broken wire. Caution ! If you do get into the vac, you can cause more ... Electrolux Vacuums
My electrolux ambassador power wand quit working. I replaced the switch that shuts it off when the roller stops, but it wasn't the problem. The on/off switch is fine, the motor is fine. We have traced the problem to the wires inside the canister by opening the inside cover to the bag container. We see the power cords going into the canister but we're not able to get to anything. We can't find any screws to undo that would open it up in order to follow the wires deep into the canister. We've bypa
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I have an old Progressive vacuum cleaner that says "Hepa Filter" and "Whisper Belt". Not sure what the model # is. The problem is that the vacuum part itself (the part that touches the floor and rolls over) has ejected its filter that we can see through the little window- it just came out under the rollers under the device... we cannot see how to re-insert this piece of filter which looks like a kind of round, flat grey foam/fabric and clearly goes inside- (top of the part that touches the flo
Check this procedure:\015\012\015\012Unplug the appliance that you will be \015\012changing the filter in.\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\012\015\012\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\011\015\ ... Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum
My plunger (bought in Chile) has 1. a metal filter, 2. a convex (not flat) metal disc with central hole for rod, 3.a metal disc with holes of two different sizes in circles radiating from the centre 4. plunger rod with screw and 5. a spirally coiled wire forming a circle. I cannot figure how to fit these especially the coiled wire. Help appreciated. Thanks
Place the coil in the hole and turn untill reach the desired height. ... Vacuums
Brushes worn how do i change them cannot see how
Take the plastic cover off and them you can see the bruches ... Lectrix Vacuums
I need to replace the cord on the beater brush attachement for s3614 hoover powermax.. can't find parts. I was able to pull apart the brusher, but I cannot release the wire to resplice and reconne
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Hoover 6485-900 self propelled will not roll. Self propel switch seems flimsy and I can't tell if it's working. New vac used about five times. I can see a wire moving down near the rollers when I engage the self propel but the wheels don't turn. Thanks for any assistance you can provide.
Dead motor I purchased a new motor for my Dyson Animal but I cannot figure out how to get the thing apart to replace it. There are weird star shaped screws but I can't even see how removing those would get me where i need to be. HELP!!!
Ace Hardware or Home Depot should have your star screws ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum