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I have a kenmore grab n go bagless and I need to know the exact size of the belt, I lost the manual, and I have burn several belts at the bigining of the problem the motor stops and burn the belts I open it and I think it was a little piece of plastic, that cause the problem, but when I put the new belt it looks like the motor works fine,but still burn the belt, I'm using UB-1 #5275 belt am I using the wrong one?

... Kenmore 34722 Grab-N-Go Upright Vacuum

Motor started making a grinding sound and has a burn order. I found a site that sells parts such as motor assembly but I can not find a repair manual to provide disassembly instructions. It does look like this is a direct drive unit, that is no belts, at least none that a user can relace.Know of any repair manual sites? It is a Hoover F5899-900 SteamVac

... Hoover F5899-910 SteamVac Vacuum

Burned smell hi, I have used my hoover 4 times and is starting to smell as something burned, I checked the troobleshouting part of the owner manual and it says that check the belt, I already did that and everything is ok I used the hoover again and still smelling bad and start to work very slow I better shut off it.. what could I do??

If the motor slowed down this would indicate a bad motor. not cost effective on this model to replace unless under warranty. it is not uncommon these days to see a motor go bad every now and then.\015\012\015\012What are the first 4 digit ... Hoover U5507900 Elite Rewind Bagless Upright Vacuum

I just bought a used euro pro steam shark model ep903, has all parts but when I turned it on to use it water and steam poured out of the handle grip area. Am I not doing something right? The manual says to attach the brush directly to the hand grip but I can't use it without getting burned. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!

... Euro-Pro Ultra Steam SharkTM II Hard Surface Steam Cleaner Vacuum

I have Hoover whisper Cyclonic. I just opend beacuse it was showing Clogged. I removed all dirt etc from the belt and now roller are not moving round and the smell of burning is coming due to rubber not moving on the roller. I looked at the manual which tells me in cased on roller being Jamed if need to use the stich to reset. I looked all over could not find the switch. Can you guys help me please.

... Hoover Sh40080 Zen Whisper Bagless Multi-Cyclonic Canister Vacuum

I have to replace the light bulb and can't find the instructions in the manual. I guess they figure it's obvious, but not to me! I've had it for about 30 years and can't remember the bulb burning out before. I have the replacement, just need to know how to do it.

Hi,What make and model vacuum do you have?Thanks,Handie Andie ... Vacuums

I have a Black and Decker Convection oven catalog # CT0100BC Type 1 (3073283 I need to know how to bake a pie. Mine keep burning. Please advise as I don't have a manual

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My Oreck XL 9100HA started smoking (white smoke) when I vacuumed. There is a burning rubber smell. How do I check/change (if appropriate) the belt? I have no User manual, nor can I locate one on the Oreck site. The bag is a new one. The vaccuum had been picking up, though not at its best strength.

It sounds like the belt has been damaged. You can get another belt from yoru local Oreck store. You can even take it in to the store to show them what happened. Purchase another belt and replace it. (It was very easy when I did this, so hopefully ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum

Kenmore cannister vacuum model 116.2411290 has begun exhausting a 'burned' smell. Suspect bad blower bearing. How to access?(Can't find manual online.)

Hi,how are you so sure the problem is from the blower bearing and not the belt,well to know if the problem is from the blower bearing or the belt you have to know how to access your vacuum first,so from all angle you need the manual You can download ... Kenmore Vacuums

Burning smell coming out while using a Hoover's upright vaccum cleaner (model U6434900). Replaced both flat and v-belt. The problem appears to be coming from near the motor area. The manual does not provide any information on how to reach that area. Any help will be appreciated.

Took it to a manufacturer's repair center. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum

It sucks but the roller doesnt turn...I think my motor has burned out?are these vacuums made anymore? I also need the manual for the model 116 35913401 thanks

This is not a motor problem this sounds like a broken belt. Take the model and make # to your local used vac store and they can help you with the belt. If you dont or cant install it yourself bring the whole maching to them and they will do it for ne ... Kenmore 35912 / 35913 Progressive Upright Vacuum

I was cleaning my carpet using my hoover steamvac ls. I had already changed the water 3 times. The last time, the water ran out and I kept running it for a couple of minutes trying to **** up some of the water off the carpet when it just shut down. I check the breaker and the outlet and they were OK. Checked my manual for troubleshooting; couldn't find an answer there. Do you think I burned the motor up (I didn't smell anything) or will I have to send it in for repair? When I clicked on your web

(1) take the tank off and reassemble to assure you sealed to the lower handle.\015\012(2) the water feed has nothing to do with the motor or electrical, purely mechanical.\015\012Hoover web site is free, no cost. ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum

There's a burning smell when I plugged it in. I read the manual and it said I must plug into the grounded outlet. I have done so and am still scared that i am smelling the burnt smell

The grounding usually doesn't have anything to do with something cooking. If this is new, take it back for replacement. If it is out of warranty, check the bottom for a locked-up brush assembly/burning drive belt (motor trying to make the brush turn) ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

My hoover belt keeps burning when i replace it. i dont have the manual so i dont know what im doing wrong.

Probably when you close it back together, there is a piece rubbing against that you do not see right away but could maybe hear it. ... Hoover Vacuums

Our vacuum smells like burning rubber. Does it

Burning rubber smell means the brush belt need attention. Make sure the brush is turning freely and replace the belt ... Eureka Vacuums

Burning belt, I also ned to get in to where brush is.

The manual for your Fantom Thunder can be found by clicking this link on my business web site: http://www.sewvac1.com/Fantom_Thunder.pdf ... Vacuums

No directions to change my belt in manual!

Generally there is a bracket that holds the brush in place on the roller side of the vacuum. there should be four noticeable screws to remove. the bracket will detach and reveal the belt, brushroller, and suction shroud ... Vacuums

Operating manual I upgraded my vacuum to the new DC41 Ball, and gave my mother the other DC41 - bought in 2008 - and I don't have the operating manual for it anymore. She needs it. Where can I get the PDF manual? The link for the previous person requesting goes to the manual for the ball. Thanks!!!

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Operating manual i have lost my operating manual for my bissell Model #9500 proheat x2 cleaner. where can i get another manual? on one of the sites it shows that i can download the manual but for some reason i can not down load it. can you please help me with this problem?

BISSELL User's Guides can be downloaded at www.bissell.com\015\012On the front page under Customer Service click on User's Guides and enter the model number of your unit.\015\012User Guide will be displayed as a PDF file. ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

Manual issues Have reciently purchased a kirby from ebay (gotta love ebay) but has no manual. I believe the model is a heritage (cant see a II though) Do they all have roughly the same manuals??? I have all the attactments - spray painter, hair trimmer, turbo brush etc but really want to get the most from the machine. Where do I get manuals for machines that are 20yo???!!!

Many years ago I was a service engineer for these machines in England they were actually made by a company called Scott &Fetzer in the USA and Branded KIRBY or CIMEX.\015\012\015\012See if Scott &Fetzer are still around and ask th ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum

No problem I just need a manual. I bought the bissell from lowes and it was a floor model. They did not have the manual with the directions on how to use the machine. They told me I could go online and get the directions or have a manual sent to me. I would rather have a manual sent Thanks. My address is B. Carothers 5969 walker rd. walker Wv. 26180

Http://www.bissell.com/DownloadAsset.aspx?id=647 ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

Belt ~ Why is this so complicated?? No manual

These instructions were excellent! They really helped me find a solution to my problem and they were easy to understand!\015\012Thank you so much Marci! ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Manual for taking apart vacuum head for model 1163493592C

... Kenmore Vacuums

Kenmore progressive model 38812790 smelled like rubber burning then the brushes stopped turning. Does it have a belt, if so, how do I get to broken belt to replace?

... Kenmore Vacuums
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