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New battery!, roomba runs for 5 - 10 seconds, stops, starts running, stops, runs, stops, then beeps and low battery flashes. Have taken battery out, held start button 20 seconds, replaced battery and directly connect to charger, 72 hours min., still same problem.

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Start button is flashing and won't run

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Why is the start button flashing and why won't it run

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I press the start button and sometimes the motor won't continue running. As soon as I release the start button, it turns off. Sometimes, if I remove the cannister and replace it, then it will run correctly. Sometimes not.

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My Dyson DC-17 Absolute Animal does not stay running after I push start button. It will only run if I hold the start button down all the time.

Switches always fail on the dysons. its a pretty simple fix though. let me know if you need parts and/or instructions on repairing it. ... Dyson DC28 Animal Bagless Upright Vacuum

I have an Amana above range Radarange, Model #AMV4204AAB, Serial # 10168958GE. Tonight after running for a 7 minute period and finishing, it would not again start. There is power to it, but various buttons no longer work. The following buttons won't work: Kitchen timer, Light Timer, #5 button, Popcorn, Poultry, Auto Defrost, and the Start button. Any help?

Hi,\015\012\015\012Push\015\012the power cord all the way into the outlet in case it became loose and\015\012is causing the problem. If the microwave still isn't working, check for\015\012a blown circuit fuse, and repair it ... Vacuums

My Dyson DC07 vacuum started to run slower after being on for a little while and then would run normally again. I have switched on today and it has just stopped. When I push the start button, on occasions it almost starts and then doesn't. I am wondering if there is a problem with the switch and if so how can it be fixed? Thankyou.

The motor running slower was the motor starting to burn out. The "almost start" is the brushes making intermittent contact with the armature in the motor. \015\012\015\012Your machine needs a new motor Pam. ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Err5 When charging the battery, it starts out flashing amber, but after several minutes it turns red and the err button flashes five times. The troubleshooting says to hold the buttons above and below the power button for ten seconds and this may resolve some software issues. I tried that but it goes back to the amber light then red again. I replaced the battery hoping that was the issue, but it still does the same thing.

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Kirby G3A Attempts to start but wont run

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My purple Dyson Animal (without the ball) isn't working correctly. When I turn it on, the red power light, as well as the medium pile buttons flashes. When I first turn it on, the brush rotates for 3 to 5 seconds, then once I start moving the vacuum, it stops and that's when the lights start flashing. I've checked the filters, they are dry and installed correctly. What could be the problem?

I need help repairing my Dyson. I cannot push the buttons down to select Short pile/Medium pile or bare floor. The buttons will not push down at all. It will not allow me to select anything. I have very short pile carpet so it does not pick up that w ... Dyson DC28 Animal Bagless Upright Vacuum

Simplicity vacuum My vacuum just cut off and now it wont start. I pressed there restart button but nothing happens I have 2 fairly old Industrial hitachi dry vacuum in my workshop both 110v and both wont start. Both i was told were manufactured in Italy and both have a manual and auto switch. It has a black top, takes an orange paper filter inside and its bin is dark blue. Sorry i've forgotton the model number. I've inspected the wiring but it's fine, could it be the motor and how do i gain acc

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Power nozzle on E-series won't start when cold unless the red 'reset' button is pressed multiple times while also holding the trigger to 'warm it up'...this is w/the power nozzle off the floor - no restriction on it turning. Once it's been running and then turned off the button must be pressed w/the trigger to get it to run - again w/the nozzle off the floor. It also seems to shut off too easily while vacuuming. I replaced the motor,which didn't fix it. Is the reset switch next on my list? T

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Press the power button on - good got a green light (new battery) press the clean button - got a green light iRobot runs for a couple of seconds and stops, then starts, then stops. After two or three times I now have a red light on for the Status. All of the wheels seem to be clean. I used compressed air to clean the underside. But still have the start stop problem.

How many times does the red light blink before it pauses? ... iRobot Roomba Discovery SE Bagless Robotic Vacuum

My Singer Izek sewing machine starts and stops and wont sew continuously. When I push down the pedal it sews about 2 inches then stops and light starts flashing, I have to let off of the pedal and push it again, over and over. It did this once before for awhile and then just started sewing right for awhile and now its started it again. I've checked everything.

If it's not the thread and not the pedal then it's definitely a power problem. You need to replace the power cable and then check again the functionality. ... Vacuums

When I turned on the sweeper it would not start. I put a different power cord on it and it worked fine. now it won't start but the light on the brush and the bag full will flash when i turn it on and off but it wont start. i have 2 of these doing the same thing. do you have any idea what could be wrong. I have checked for clogs but have found none. Bob

Its sounds to me like the computer board inside the machine has gone bad. Keep in mind that the filters in these machine do need to be replaced regularly to keep the vacuum working correctly. Any good vacuum shop should be able to fix your problem. R ... Windsor SR12 Sensor Bagged Upright Vacuum

Hoover U8311 WindTunnel2 vacuum cleaner will not run. When I press the start button, the Red dity light comes on but nothing else happens.

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Start button wont stay on. Is there a trick to

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Electrolux Unirapido not working green light flashes when start button is pressed!

I have the same problem with this type of vacum. I have tried a lot of things but the problem is with the software included in a 20 pins chip on the pcb so it can not be repaired. But, if you look in the back of the vacum there is a rubber stopper wi ... Vacuums

We have a zenith dehumidifier model ZD300 & the bucket full light keeps flashing. the percentage number wont go higher than 1%. we have turned it off/on & unplugged it. When we do this it will reset to 40% for about 2 seconds & then goes back to 1% & the bucket full light starts flashing again. The bucket is empty & we have cleaned the filter. We have only had this dehumidifier about 7 months. Please help us.

I've had the same issue with mine. I am a 12 year refrigeration tech. I checked the float switch which would normally cause that indication light. However manually pushing the switch and then checking it with an electric meter that was not the case. ... Vacuums

The motor in the power head ran at a higher pitch for a for 8 to 10 seconds then stopped. If I push the reset button the powerhead may or may not start or it may start and run for a few seconds. The brush is not caught.

Did you check the belt? A broken belt results in lower strain on the motor, causing it to run faster resulting in the faster speed and higher pitch. This could result in overheating, which will cause the motor to shut off.\015\012If this isn' ... Electrolux C101 Bagged Canister Vacuum

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 just fixed mine by cleaning the shaft that the spinning brushes is on. I used an eyeglass screw driver to tke out the screw. it is running great now. I didn't realize my brushes werent spinning at the time of my post. Cleaning this part seemed ... iRobot Roomba 4210 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

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

My shark vx3 vacumn has stopped running... i tried recharging it, but still no luck... i then put a new battery pack on it and tried recharging, still it won't run... the charge light, (green) is on, the three red lights come on and flash when i push the on button...what should i do next?? this unit is about 6 months old... help!!

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Is there an reset button on the craftsman 16 gal it was running and stopped. i had some crud in the air filter and removed that but it still wont run thanks Dave

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Question mark light has come on my vacuum and it wont run. I replaced the bag, but it wont start. I don't have a new filter is that the problem?

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