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Pfaff Creative 1459. When trying to wind a bobbin, I do what I've always done, turn the small round "wheel" on the right, slide the bobbing into the little knob that keeps it in place and gently press the foot thing on the floor that should start the bobbing to winding. The bobbin does not turn at all causing a loud whirring sound and the needle goes up and down as if it were making stitches. I finally got some thread onto the bobbin but it is not smooth and looks like a spider. I really nee

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Pfaff Creative 1459. When trying to wind a bobbin, I do what I've always done, turn the small round "wheel" on the right, slide the bobbing into the little knob that keeps it in place and gently press the foot thing on the floor that should start the bobbing to winding. The bobbin does not turn at all causing a loud whirring sound and the needle goes up and down as if it were making stitches. I finally got some thread onto the bobbin but it is not smooth and looks like a spider. I really nee

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My vacuum is making a whistling sound and when I turn it off it momentarily gets louder and makes a honking sound. The vacuum is a Kenmore canister vac model # 116.27814. It has a new bag and filters.

... Kenmore 27814 Bagged Canister Vacuum

Had my dyson root cyclone for about 4 years now, and in the last year it's had a few problems. About 4 months ago it started to make this awful grinding sound when the roller bar was engaged and I took it to a repair shop and they said it was the roller bar itself. The shop replaced the part and it worked fine for a couple of months and then it started to make the grinding noise again. I tried the clutch reset suggestion (turn it on its side and turn the carpet/bare floor switch slowly back and

Bdepends how much thay charged you for a roller brush because you can buy a good vac for about 100 pounds with a 12 month guarentee so its up to you ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Hi. We have a Riccar N2100 vacuum cleaner, which has served us well for many, many years. I'd like to attempt a repair on this unit, and looking for advice and/or a parts diagram to proceed. The unit makes a groaning sound when shut off. The sound tapers off in pitch as the motor and beater bar come to a stop. The sound only happens when the vacuum cleaner is turned off in the normal upright position. The sound does not happen when the lower unit and main housing are both laying flat. I took

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My dyson turns on but when i push it to vacuum it makes this awful sound like something got sucked up and caught. i turn it off and turn it over and nothing is stuck. My husband even looked at it and he thinks it's the belt. The belt doesn't turn as loose. Please help.

If yours is one of the DC07 models that has a clutch (there's a knob you can turn, close to the front on the right side - right as you look from behind, that is). Sometimes this problem is cured by simply turning that knob from one extreme to the oth ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

So, I was sewing along and heard a thump...kind of sounded like a louder version of what you hear when the needle hits a pin...but I wasn't using pins. This, of course, lead to the thread jamming so I had to clear that. When rethreading I pulled out the bobbin case to make sure it was seated correctly and found a kind of "v" shaped piece of wire (about the width of a paper clip I guess) sitting loose under the bobbin case. I took it out and threw it away. Still can't pull up the bobbin threa

That part was the hook end of the spring that was supposed to put tension on the bobbin - it will have to be replaced. This is a special flat spring that unfortunately only a repair shop of a dealer has it - you will have to take your machine to one. ... Vacuums

I was given a model 6591, plugged it in and it worked but didnt "****" and didnt sound right. I turned it off and removed the hose from the back found a badly plugged hose. Removed the hair plug cleaned filters and when I tried to turn it on again. Now the motor will not turn on or even make a noise. I hear there is a fuse that can be blown? How can I find the fuse if there is one? Thank You Ron

The User Guide for the bissell Clearview Power Trak\012\012http://canada.bissell.com/images/UserGuides/3590C.pdf\012 ... Bissell 6591 Power Trak Revolution Bagless Upright Vacuum

When I was using my Bissell ProHeat 7901, I smelled something hot (almost burnt) and turned off the vaccum. When I turned it back on, everything seemed to be working, but the vaccum part was not making the same sound. The bristles are still turning, but it isn't picking up as much and is leaving quite a bit of lint on the carpet. Could the belts be worn? How do I tell? Thanks!

Ya that is probably the issue. Here is a link to the belts you need and to the manual which has instructions:Bissell ProHeat Belts and M ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Hoover steam vac ultra makes aloud screeching sound when turned on. Sounds like noise is coming from motor. can this be fixed?

It has a bad motor ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

My Hoover upright model 6437-900 makes a distressed sound when I turn it on and it also burns rubber. The roller turns. I've checked the thick black belt and it's intact, but has lots of 'pitting'. HELP!!

It certainly sounds as though the belt needs replacement. (Part # 38528035) If the belt has stretched, it will slip, causing a burning rubber odor. Get a new belt and compare it to the used one. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

I have a Kenmore canister model 116.25812 that makes a very loud beating noise when the powermate is turned on. I replaced the belt, but still has the sound. Also replaced the bag and both filters. Suction is great, but is very loud when the brushes turn.

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My Kenmore canister model (116) 26212601 works in hard-surface mode (basic suction), but the brush won't spin for carpets, and when I try to turn it on, it makes a whiny sound and then turns off as it does when I need to press the overload button. I looked inside a bit, and the belt isn't broken--it seems fine. So not sure what the problem is. Thanks for any help.

... Kenmore 27815 Bagged Canister Vacuum

My Janome My Excel 23x will not wind bobbins. I have disengaged the presser foot so the machine does not stitch, the motor sounds like it is working fine, but the pin the bobbin sits on is not turning. Can you please suggest any other steps I may have forgotten

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My vacuum cleaner is making a loud squealing sound when I turn it on and the brush is turning. It gets louder while vacuuming the carpet. I tried to remove the bottom cover to see inside but, took out a bunch of screws and couldn't get the cover off.

... Kenmore Progressive Direct Drive 30912 Vacuum

Hi, I have a 560 series. It has worked great but now the brushes won't turn while on the floor (I can turned them by hand)and it makes a clicking sound. The drived motor seems good. Nita

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I replaced the belt on my Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum and the brush roller rubs and makes a very loud noise when turned on. I have gone exactly by the manual instructions and made sure the belt and end caps were on correctly, but the bristles still rub the back and it makes a very loud noise. Without the brush roller in the vacuum, it sounds and runs normal. What could the problem be?

Http://www.geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=561283\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012I replaced the belt on\015\012Posted by piggyt ... Vacuums

I have a Craftsman brand shop vac [model # 113.77420]. It is still picking items when I sweep with it, but it has developed a very high pitched squealing sound whenever I turn it on. The sound makes it almost impossible to use. Any thoughts? Thanks, Bruce

I have the same problem with a CTC Shop Vac. It's he bearings ... they're worn out and dry ... no lubrication. I've trid taking the motor apart and lubricating the bearings, then it runs super for a few uses but then the squealing starts again. Oi ... Shop Vac 925-09-62 QSP Plus Wet/Dry Vacuum

Roomba Discovery Roomba is fully charged and cleaned with sensor wiped clean. When turned on it it sounds normal and commences to go, but it then acts like it is putting on the breaks, spins, tries to go and manages a short distance and breaks again, just not making any progress because it keeps breaking after a foot or so and turns and tries again. Sometimes is gets so stuck from moving forward at all, like it is stuck in one spot just trying to go while seemingly surrounded by barriers. Somet

I had the same back-up, turn, move forward a couple inches, backup-up, etc. problem. Try cleaning/cutting the hair, etc. out from around the brushes, as well as around the ends of the brushes. Also, try a Q-tip to clean out the four pair of sensors ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum

I have a DC14. About a wk ago it was making loud sound and bar stopped turning. i unclogged everything....now the suction works great. However, the bar still wont turn. The belt inside is still intact and isnt loose. Several solutions suggested resetting the "Red" button...i have searched the vacuum over and over. there is NO red or any other color reset button. The bar is set down perfectly in there, the cover plate is installed properly. What other problems could there be? Or do i just need to

... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Went to turn it on after not using for several weeks and it states not ready to brew like usual but after about four minutes it just turns off. Wont let us brew a cup or access the menu even to choose size of cup or anything. It sounds like it's sucking up water to make cup and pokes hole in the coffee but nothing more than that. It is almost brand new

You have posted the fault in the wrong column with no instruction of the make/model.\012Assuming it to be new , Is it passed the warranty period before we take a look ,?\012Just lave it on for sometime and see if there is any change. per ... Vacuums

I cleaned the roller on my Dyson DC 07, and after reassembly, it makes a sound like the belt is being chewed. I took it apart a couple times, goes back together fine, but still makes the noise

Hi its Darran at Dyson. \012\012Your machine is designed to make this ratchet noise if the brush bar is \012obstructed. We would recommend checking the brush bar and soleplate \012area and removing any blockages or hairs/threads that are ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

When you turn on the machine the light goes green,I then switch the lever over on the top to red for a hot drink,the machine makes the noise and you think its going to make your drink but no water comes out,My son brought it for xmas last year and didn't think to keep the reciept. thanks lisa

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My Dyson DC25 makes a loud beeping noise when I turn it on. Sounds like the noise a big truck makes when it's backing up. What is the cause?

You must not have operated the machine for sometime now.....so try to oil the shaft of the motor and then it will work smoothly ... Vacuums

Steamer knob I cannot take the knob off to put water in my steamer. It just turns and will not come off. It sounds like there is a spring in it that makes noise as it is turned.

... Steam Fast SF-250 Mouse Vacuum

Hi I have the electrolux vacuum 6500 SR bought in the early 90's ish... It is making a very load sound when i turn it on like a grawl or grinding sound. What could this be? Motor Belt or other???

Based on what you have said it sounds like the bearings in the electric motor are finished, probably just as cheap to buy another vac, sorry. ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum
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