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How do you change the bag? - Vacuums
If you have another bag, try finding the locking mechanism near the bottom (where it attaches to the vacuum.) Most of the time, you'll need to twist it, or unlatch something, and then replace it with a new bag.
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Won't start. My son was using the vacuum & Didn't change the bag. The vacuum was making the full bag smell, but the light was't on & it didn't stop. I stopped him, changed the bag, checked the filter, closed the compartments & turned on the vacuum. Nothing happened. I checked to be sure that it was plugged in, that wasn't the problem. I've let the vacuum "rest" for several days, It still won't start. Any suggestions?
There is a reset button at the back of the powerhead. The user manual can be downloaded from the electrolux website, although I didn't find it very useful. There was some info on how to change the powerhead drive belt. ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
I was vacuuming and noticed that the bag needed changing. the red light with the ! inside the triangle also came on. When the bag was changed, the vacuum would not restart. The red light came on. Tried the reset button but nothing happened. Tried unplugging and re-plugging in and nothing happened. Replaced all the filters and still it wouldh't start. So I brought it downstairs and tried one more time to get it to start. it worked! Is there something wrong with the vacuum cleaner? Was it overheat
It was overheated that is why it worked downstairs after cooling off. ... Miele S548 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Our vacuum bag was full and we keep on vacuuming. I believe some lent and hair got sucked into the vacuum motor. We've changed the bag and filters. Now the motor makes a loud noise especially when shutting off. what should we do?
Get a professional repairer to examine it. Even with an over-full bag, dirt will not have got in to the motor if the pre-motor filter was correctly positioned and in good condition. However, the motor may have been damaged through lack of air flow an ... Miele S251i Plus Bagged Canister Vacuum
We have a Kenmore Progressive Model 116 Upright bagged vacuum with Hepa filter. It's at least a couple years old. For quite some time now when ever we use the vacuum the vacuum motor will shut off nafter about 5 min. of use. We then need to let it sit for awhile and then we can run it again for another 5 min. The bag has been change. Any one have any ideas how to fix this?
I suspect that you have a restriction. The motor sounds like the thermal break is stopping the motor before damage, due to heat.\012You must witness that the entire suction and discharge side are clear. This is not always very easy, but necessa ... Kenmore 34612 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My electrolux epic series 6000 sr vacuum is not working. I was vacuuming when it shut off and the bag light came on. After changing the bag I tried turning it on and the question mark light comes on instead of the vacuum. What does this mean? How can I fix this?
Hoover uh30010 The vacuum will not turn on. A message lights saying the bag is full, change the bag. I have changed the bag and it still won't turn on.
... Hoover Platinum Collection Upright Vacuum
Overheated vacuum After I finished vacuuming the library last night I changed the bag and shook out both filters and vacuum would not restart. The canister unit felt real warm to the touch but I had been using it a least 1/2 hour non stop. The bag was pretty full but not overly so. It's a Simplicity canister with power head. The carpet is long shag from the 70's Did it just over heat? Thanks Shauna
It normally won't over heat unless the bag is too full, the filters are clogged, or you have have a clog in the hose or down by the brush roll, the inlet may be clogged. Some will restart after a while, some others have a reset to push. If it won't ... Simplicity 7850 Premier Bagged Canister Vacuum
My kenmore intuition vacuum seems to have lost suction and the check bag light comes on. the bag has just been changed (2x). cannot see if there is any type of blockage. any ideas? thanks. ps. only had this vacuum for 3 months.
If you bought it new then do not screw w it take it back to sears and demand a replacement or your money back Sears is very reasonable re this ... Vacuums
Have new oreck quest canister and having trouble figuring out how to change vacuum bag. I have the plastic piece that you attach bag to, but don't know where the piece fits into the vacuum. looking for a diagram or manual to see where to install the plastic piece
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I have an old Miele canister vacuum and I do not know how to disassemble the hose to check for a clog. I think it sucked up a nerf ball the size of a ping pong ball. I changed the bag but it did isn't appear to be in the bag. The vacuum powers on but I do not have suction with the hose, and since the hose has hard plastic elbow joints I do not want to pry them apart and break it
Hi Emily: If you have the model number for your machine you may be able to find your manual on the Miele website. Check ... Miele Vacuums
My electrolux vacuum suddenly stopped while vacuuming. The bag icon on the outside top of the machine was lite red so I assumed that the bag needed to be changed. Unfortunately, the problem still persisted. Also the" on button" on the exterior shell will not engage. Help
... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
Change bag in magic blue vacuum - Kenmore Magic Blue 24195 Bagged Canister Vacuum
... Kenmore Magic Blue 24195 Bagged Canister Vacuum
My vacuum does not suction floor debri the canister says change bag, i changed it 2 times with recommended electrolux bags. It will suctionwith wand and brush but not with power head
\015\012The power head has a separate motor to drive powerful carpet cleaning.Check if that motor is getting blocked or if its running slow/weak.Also check from any blockage in vacuum line.\015\012Keep updated with the results.\015\012Than ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
Lid to kenmore canister 360 hepa vacuum cleaner, lid to change vacuum bag stuck in open position
GoVaacuum2,\012\012I have the same problem and that didn't work.. ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
I changed the bag and my vacuum won't turn on!!!
Try vacuuming the inside of the tank out, and see if that helps clear off the sensors.... If not call (570)326-1731 and ask for Liz adn I will be happy to try and help you aout. ... Electrolux UltraLux 2000 Bagged Canister Vacuum
HOOVER ENCORE VACUUM- CHANGED INNER BAG AND NOW
I have a BC-A41 vacuum cleaner which has been working well, but now it appears to blow stuff away from the cleaner as I hoover. I find the hose packed up with stuff, but no content in bag. I recently changed the bag...could it be that the bag is not fitted correctly..I am puzzled by the instruction to put the bottom under the rib. I am a pensioner on my own, and would welcome any help. Thanks, Jim
I think there should be some probem in the vacuum section..its failing to **** the objects ... Vacuums
My Bosch Ultra SS vacuum is not attaching properly to the bag. Dirt is going directly into the canister. I have tried changing bags and re-seating the bags to no avail.
\015\012A dirt collecting apparatus for a vacuum cleaner which is adapted to decrease a volume of a canister body thereby facilitating a handling of the vacuum cleaner and which has a dirt container that is easily detached from the appara ... Bosch BSG71360UC Bagged Canister Vacuum
How to open my fakir s200 canister vacuum to change bag?
... Fakir S-312 Flight Series HEPA Upright Vacuum
Bag change indicater staying on and vacuum smells hot when using
I suspect there is a blockage somewhere along the pipes leading to the dust bag.\015\012The bag full or bag change indicator measures how strong a vacuum is present at or near to the point where the bag is connected to the pipes. Under normal ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Kenmore magic blue vacuum bag change
Electrolux renaissance bag is light and vacuum stops and the change bag light comes on
Mine is doing the same thing, well it was. I sat it upright and it seems to be working fine... there is no blockage in the hose, the bag is clean... only thing I can't change is the filter. Maybe that is the problem, it doesn't seem really dirty thou ... Electrolux Vacuums
How to change the bag on the bissell 35221 - Bissell 3522 PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum
BISSELL User’s Guides can be downloaded at www.bissell.com\012On the front page under Customer Service click on User’s Guides and enter the model number of your unit.\012User Guide will be displayed as a PDF file. ... Bissell 3522 PowerForce Bagged Upright Vacuum
Bosch Vacuum Cleaner: I changed bag. Cleaned out all suction hose and hepa filters, however, my 1450 w 12 amp upright vacuum cleaner will die after five minute run - overheating. Please advise.
Greetings from GoVacuum.com,It sounds like you may have a bad thermal switch inside the machine. Most vacuum cleaners have a switch connected to the motor, so if the vacuum cleaner is running hot, it will shut off to prevent any damage ... Bosch Vacuums
Windtunnel bag vacuum won't pick anything up. changed bag, clean roller , now what?
I would try changing the belts. You can get the belts you need here:Hoover Windtunnel Replacement Belts ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum