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How do I change the filter and reinstall?
Make and model please ? ... Vacuums
I have a Z345 Electrolux cylinder vacuum cleaner, from the 1970s probably, but not used much. I have lost the guide. I forgot to change the bag before it was full. Smoke started to come out - smelling of burnt paper, not rubber. So switched off. It did not blow the fuse, and may be OK. I wish to inspect it. How do I open it up? Alos I have an air filter and a motor filter for it. I have often changed the air filter on the top. How do I get at the motor filter, if there is one? Than
Good day! OK you have to is replaced the bag and that's it.And don't forget to change the bag again to avoid that problem.Thank you ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
My electrolux oxygen cannister has the "bag change" light on when there is a new bag. The light stays on when the suction power is high (to pick up small particles) and it won't pick up, but the ight goes off when the suction power is low (to pick up big objects). I changed the hepa filter, cleaned the motor filter and changed bags, but all that didn't help.
You may have a clog in the hose, and/or the inlet by the brush roll. A clog will turn on that light as well as a full bag. ... Vacuums
Miele cat and dog filter problem. Miele told me when it pops up this means it needs changing. It was changed two weeks ago and has popped up again. This can't be right.
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I have a Miele S5980 vacuum cleaner, and recently had to change the Hepa filter. After doing the change, I tried resetting the reset button to switch off the Hepa filter indication light and it would not switch off. After a few tries, I accidentally depressed the switch, and it has dislodged from its cradle. Help, what can I do to fix this?
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My electrolux 7000 shuts off red filter light goes on i have changed the bag, changed the filter. the slightest amount of interruption in suction (including reconnecting the hose) makes the red light go off and turns off the vac. Whats a clean freak to do?
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Vacuum does not have as much power and is getting hot and shutting down after only ten minuets of use. does the filter need to be changed along with the bags to provide the best results, if so how often does the filter need to be changed?
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I had used Dyson DC08 to **** out a wet car carpet. A few days later when using the V/C, there was a burning smell. Subsequently I washed the flexible hose, changed the pre-filter and post filter , but I wrongly put the pre-filter in the spot for the post filter. When the V/C was next used, there was again a burning smell and sparks. The filters were switched, but the V/C would not re-start. What shall I do?
Hi there,We'd strongly recommend against using your Dyson to pick up water. If you haven't already got in contact with us directly, I'd encourage you to do so. One of our experts will be happy to recommend the best course of action. You c ... Dyson DC08 Cylinder Bagless Canister Cyclonic Vacuum
Our problem with our Rainbow E Series is that it has sucked water up and blown it out through the lower part of the hepa filter, making the filter wet and dirty. This had happened before and the repair shop did not see any problems with the machine, so we replaced the filter and were very carful not to overfill the tank and to change the water often. Now it has happened again and ruined another filter. Do you know what could be causing this issue? Can the filter be cleaned or will a new one be
Thank you for allowing\012us to help, please respond with further questions and concerns\012\012Spanish speaking\012available for all problems\012\012 ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Miele Cat & Dog vacuum gets VERY hot and is VERY loud. Hose has no restrictions and I have changed the dust compartment (motor) filter and the exhaust filter. It still gets hot when I run it with the top open and all filters removed, so I'm guessing the problem is with the motor. Should I be going into the motor compartment? If so, what am I looking for?
Hi\015\012\015\012The fact that it gets very hot could be due to a number of issues.,but the fact that it started making a very loud noise at the same time suggests that there might be more problems maybe brushes etc.\015\012\ ... Miele S514 Solaris Bagged Canister Vacuum
How to change f 17 filter kone? i bought the display model and i don't have the instructions. it spits dirt everywhere when i use it, so i assumed there was no filter, ordered f17 filter but now have no idea how to install it or where to???
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Have ultra vision and have changed filter and foam filter, checked all hoses but still will not pick up. Belt is fine and brush is clean and spinning properly. dirt stays at top of filter instead of falling into canister.
My kids get mine stuck all the time :(Take the vacuum outside then:Remove the hose at the bottom and see if there is any obstructions. Also shake the hose to make sure there is nothing in there as well or take it out side and make s ... Dirt Devil Vacuums
I got a used filter queen majestic vacuum at a yard sale and want to fix it up and start with new filters where do i get the filters and how do i change them
Hello,\015\012 \015\012Well you bought a really great vacuum cleaner. The Filter Queen's are extremely durable and very well made vacuums. They sell brand new for over $2500, so picking one up at a yard ... Filter Queen Majestic Canister Vacuum
DYSON DC17 ABOUT 4 YEARS OLD. I HAVE TWO FILTERS THAT I ALTERNATE BECAUSE AFTER 2 HOURS OF VACUUMING I LOSE SUCTION. I HAVE TO WAIT 3 DAYS FOR MY FILTER TO DRY BEFORE I CAN SWITCH THEM AGAIN. THE FIRST TWO YEARS I HAD THE DYSON I COULD GO A COUPLE MONTHS BEFORE CHANGING THE FILTER. WHATS WRONG?
Hi there! This is John from Jerry's Vacuum Sales in Modesto Ca. Are you using any type of carpet fresh product on your carpet? If so the fine powder is leaking onto the filters and causing them to clog. Discontinue use and over time the problem will ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
VAX POWER 6 PET...BACK FILTER CONSTANTLY BLOWING OFF....HOW CLEANED FILTERS NO CHANGE
Changing the two HEPA filters in the Rainbow E Series.
Plastic thing is fine. it probably has "e" in the middle...To replace the motor filter you would have to remove cap. You have to get clear plastic lenses off the unit (you will need small flat screwdriver to release latches on the top of the le ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
I regularly change the filters but for some reason the vacuum when turned on pushes the filter off and makes a really high pitched noise?
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How to change upper filters?
Open the vac as though to change the cone and remove the plastic inner cone with the slotted screw at the bottom.. Underneath you will find a 5" disk , likely coated with fine dust. That is the one which needs to be changed. Around that disc wi ... Filter Queen Majestic Canister Vacuum
I have a Miele Vacuum cleaner MedicAir 5000 Plus. Recently the Dust Bag Indicator bar is full during normal cleaning and consequently the suction power is much less. I replaced the dust bag, engine pre-filter and Hepa filter but no change. When i remove the hose, the Indicator is normal, but when i attach the hose, wand, head, the indicator is full. I checked the hose, wand, head but can't see any blockage and when i blow with my mouth it seems fine. Can anybody help? thanks!
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Filter queen masjestic vacuum cleaner has a light that should light up when the filter needs changing, it doesnt want to light up. I dont think its burnt.
That is a overhead light not a filter light. If your waiting for the light to come on before changing your filter or haveing the vacuum serviced your going to kill it. Every time you empty the container you should replace your white filter come and O ... Bosch Vacuums
Kenmore progressive upright filter is being bypassed, clogging screen at outlet. Tried new filter, no change. 7 or 8 passes with the vacuum and the screen at outlet gets clogged.
Take the filter out and hold your hand over the filter connection. Turn it on and see where the air is being bypassed. What you see should suggest the fix. ... Kenmore 35622 Upright Vacuum
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
My velocity has little suction,it immediatley clogs the filter inder the dirt cup snd goes no further..we just changed both filters
Have you unclogged the from where it enters the vacuum to the end of the hose, sometimes the hose clogs are the way up into the machine which will reduce the suction to almost nothing. ... Bissell Velocity Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My vacuum (miele s251i) will not turn on. I just changed the filters and bag. Just wondering if I have put the top filter in the wrong spot. Does it go under the black flip-up bit or on top of it? I do not have a manual. Thankyou in advance for your help and time.
Hello Miller_04,Regardless of how the filter is put in the vacuum cleaner should turn on. Really is no way to put the filter wrong in these. I have a white star myself.You can contact Miele Vacuum support and they can further troubl ... Miele S251i Plus Bagged Canister Vacuum