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I cannot find my manual for my Elna serger and I need to have the tension # settings to make a flat seam that will be on the exterior of the garment. Any chance you could help me?
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I cannot find my manual for my Elna serger and I need to have the tension # settings to make a flat seam that will be on the exterior of the garment. Any chance you could help me? Sue
We have a hoover porta vac. that at first it would sometimes come on and sometimes not. It did completely stop coming on, so I have changed the switch and the cord but with no luck. Could you offer any suggestions or is this a motor situation. To my knowledge the motor was not making any noise. Your help would be greatly appreciated. Thank You, Molly Maid of NW Fla.
If this has had heavy use, the carbons in the motor may be worn. ... Hoover CH30000 Bagged Canister Vacuum
I am looking for a specific part for a Nostalgia Electrics RIC-100 portable ice maker and I am finding it very hard to find what I am looking for if I could get some help that would be great. The part I am looking for is the the tray that the ice maker puts the water into and holds to freeze the water to make the ice before it is dumped into the holding tray for the rest of the ice
Roomba Stops I've had a Roomba for about 2 months. Lately, it runs for about 45 secs, then stops, makes a two-tone (descending) sound, and flashes the CLEAN button while the STATUS button is red. I've emptied the dustbin on it. Can you help? I am seeing the same problem on my roomba today. I cleaned all that I could., the brushes, the pins on the sides and all that and it still gives the same problem..Any other fix?
Run your roomba through a self diagnostic test. I have posted the link below. Tell me your findings.\015\012\015\012\015\012http://mysite.verizon.net/gsplews/Diagnositic-Tests_Proc.v.0.5.htm ... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum
Dyson dc07 The rotating brush on the bottom of my vacuum was filled with strings. I removed the brush by undoing all yellow plastic screws from plate. Removed all strings and replaced as best I could and it was hard to get the brush back in and the belt around it. I dont have my manual but it fits so it should be correct....? Right? No, not true, because when I turn it on and try to and vacuum (by lower canister with foot release) it makes that terrible ratching sound). Please help
The loud ratching is a warning to tell you that there is something stopping the roller bar from rotating this is a very common thing lay the machine on the floor front side down take off the bottom plate and just check the belt is in the centre of th ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Hi I was wondering if you could tell me the 'mother'company who makes Fantom vacuums? We are looking at the Fantom Power Pet bagged canister 12 amps. do you have any feedback or helpful information on this unit? thanks Leslie
Hi Leslie, \012\012The mother company is Euro-Pro or Shark. \012\012My feeling from a service aspect, they are pretty cheap units, and when it comes time for a service, they are a little expensive to fix. You would be better o ... Fantom Vacums FC251 Canister Vacuum
I have a wireless thermometer made by Viking (CE 0197). Have replaced the batteries of the remote sensor RF wireless. In the battery compartment there is button TX and a slide switch for position 1,2,3. Have replaced batteries pused button but no results of recording. Could you help me what to do to make the unit work again. Thank you
Ryobi RPBV2500 My blower only seems to ant to run when the choke lever is at the first position. It did run with the choke completely off but seemed to suffer from what I thought was fuel starvation when it ran for awhile. When I took the fuel cap off it would start up again, making me think it had a fuel lock. I had a garden centre with engineers look at it.They said that they had checked the carb and could find no blockages. Can you please help?
Help! i have a whispertone 300 model 116 28612790. the retractable cord is jammed & i could only get the front part of the canister open that houses the motor, etc. there are only 2 screws to open it & i can't get it off to fix the cord. hope this makes sense. thank you!
Even if you get it apart chances are it needs a new spring but it requires a special tool to get the rubber molding off that separates the top from bottom and sears repair guys and vacuum shops have them. I would take it to a used vac store and get t ... Kenmore 23313 Whispertone Bagged Canister Vacuum
Either of my bissell porheat turbo 2x or my bissell pro heat don't have suction i would like to try and trouble shoot if i could due to the fact i am having difficulty finding a small machine repair center in my area could you possible help me or send a link which could help me find solution these machines are not more then a year and a half old if that thanks for your time and help warmest regards rebekah majors
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 ProHeat Turbo Deep Cleaner Upright Steam Vacuum
Hello i own the bissle proheat steamer it turns on but no water or soap or suction from floor or the utensiles ive taken the take off the back to scope out anything that could be in the way but dont see anything the motor is making that clogged vacume noise witch makes me believe something could be stuck somewhere in it but it could also be no water is getting to the pump or despencer but the brissels still work belt for that is good where would i be best to check and where is the location of th
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My Tim Horton's (Bunn) Coffee Maker won't stop boiling the water really hard (to the point where it practically boils the full pot away). When I go to make coffee the next time it's boiled so hard that it doesn't give me a whole pot of coffee just like 3/4 of a pot, and if I haven't used it in like a day it's boiled it down to half a pot??... it's beginning to make me angry, as I have cleaned it in the past for this trouble, but it doesn't help or make a difference. Can somebody please help me??
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.
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My brush roller stopped spinning so I had to take it off and clean out all the hair that had gotten wound around it. I replaces it and now it is make a lound noise, but only when the brush is on. Could it be the belt making such a loud sound? It wasn't making this noise before.
Could very well be the belt.\015\012When cleaning the brush it is a good idea to add some WD40 at the ends where the plastic pieces are that hold the brush in the vacuum. The brush needs to be able to move freely around the plastic pieces.\015\012Ad ... Bissell Upright Vacuum - The Pet Hair Eraser 1 ea Vacuum
I cleaned out my dyson ball as it smelt when i hoovered, cleaned filters, washed out canister and took the screws out of the front bar so i could clean near the brushes.. now its making a high pitched noise and when i switch it off it makes a noise like an engine shutting down! Have i disturbed the motor?
Hi its Darran at Dyson. The screws on the base of the cleaner head should not have to be removed to access the brush bar so it is possible that the brush bar has come out of alignment, hence the noise the machnie is making. Pl ... Dyson Ball DC24 Bagless Upright Vacuum
Roller got power cord. This stretched out the belt. I replaced the belt, now the vacuum is making a noise. Cant find anything wrong, what could be making this noise?
Most rollers have several different positions you can install the brush in check and make sure the roller height is equal. ... Bissell Upright Vacuum - The Pet Hair Eraser 1 ea Vacuum
Noise Hi... I was doing normal house work and had been using it on carpet... I put it on floor for my hardwood floors and picked up loose clean cat litter and went to put it back on carpet and it made a horrible noise like it was rubbing. cleaned the filter... cleaned the roller thingi ...checked the belt and it is still making that horrible noise. It does not make the noise when I have it on floor but as soon as I put it on carpet it screams at me. Help! Please and thanks Linda
Hi Linda,\015\012Sounds like clutch problems, try to move the lever for carpet/floor back and forth a few times maybe it will free up. If it still makes the grinding noise, the clutch assembly will have to be replaced. Let me know, i can even ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
High pitch My Hoover fusion vacuum cleaner began making a high pitch sound that makes it very annoying to vacuum. I cleaned all the things I could clean. I even cut out all the hair that was entangled in the brushes. Any idea what is causing the sound. It sounds like an siren is going off.
The Hoover Fusion has design flaws in the motor, including a metal plate that is too thin to contain the forces acting on the motor, particularly the constant strong tension from the drive belt, and a plastic plate that is attached to the metal plate ... Hoover Fusion Plus Cyclonic Upright Vacuum Vacuum
I took the cover off the brush so I could cut off all the hair that was wrapped around it (vacuum was working fine, I just noticed the hair). I pulled the brush/spinner thing off one side, cleaned everything, popped it back in where it belonged, and tried to make sure the belt was in the proper alignment. However, when I turned the vacuum on, it makes a horrible noise like I'm sucking up rocks. What have I done wrong in putting it back together? It seemed simple...
The ends of the brush roller have to go in in a certain position.each end has a different look.make sure the match up to the seats on the roller guides and make sure the belt is centered.the belt will center itself by turning the roller by hand in on ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
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.
Yes, the belt could have been stretched and is now vibrating and hitting other parts and creating a noise if much of the bag got caught under the belt. If you have another belt for this vacuum, please put it on and see if the noise stops. If it does ... Hoover U5780-900 Windtunnel Cyclonic Bagless UprightVacuum
I have an elna 3007 machine. Our service man died and I need help with the tension. I can't get the top tension number to change off zero. when I free motion, all I get are loops top and bottom. I have adjusted the machine the best I can but still have the problem. I'm in the middle of a quilt and could use some help.
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Bad Motor I have purchased two of the Kenmore direct drive beltless systems with Progressive systems. The first died after a year, the vacuum motor start making a grinding noies. I pulled the side HEPA filter and could see a fine coating of graphite like dust. Took it to a vacuum repair shop. They said the brushes were going and thus the motor was shot. I liked the vacuum and bought a second, 1 year later the motor is making a slight noise that and removing the HEPA filter I find a slight metall
That dust is from the carbon brushes on the motor. You may need to check them, and also clean out the motor compartment. A slight noise could be a motor bearing starting to go. Does the smell like rubber or electrical. If rubber, then the belt h ... Vacuums
Low suction Have a Powr-Flite PF 18, suction is good at motor, but low at where hose comes out of top of vacuum. Could new lid seals help the problem? Where can I get new seals for this model. Also my zip is 98801 and my shop is not listed, could you add it please? Sew Creative 1139 N. Princeton Wenatchee, Wa 98801 509-663-5516 Thanks, Lauren-Sew Creative
Replacing the motor cover solved the problem, it must have been warped and was letting suction out thru it. ... Vacuums
The little toothed belt on my bissell shampooer broke got a replacement but don't know how to put it back on Stark's where I bought the belt wouldn't help me man said he isn't a mechanic. well neither am I so could you send me a diagram I could follow? Thanks
Hi! Your question has come up under Bissell ProHeat, although you don't actually specify that model. Assuming it is, the belt change operation is quite simple but hard to describe in words (it will sound much more complicated than it actually i ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Miele white star vacum cleaner - electrical cord not making contact when plugged in - sometimes 'jiggling' cord at base, it will make contact and work...pls help..where can i get it repaired in nyc, or can i repair it myself
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