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Vacuum smells I have a 6 year old rainbow vacuum model E and it smells terrible everytime I use it. Probably because often times i don't remove the water basin after vacuuming and just let it sit. It's my own fault however now I don't know what to do to get rid of this terrible smell. I've water cleaned the hepa filter, not able to remove the separator screw to clean. Can you give me some suggestions?


In addition to vinegar, baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) is also an excellent remedy for many odour problems. Try generously sprinkling baking soda on a rug you wish to clean, and afterwards, vacuum up the spot. Rugs, and dirt ... Vacuums

What model and year is my rainbow - Vacuums


Go here > http://rainbowsystem.com/contact ... Vacuums

I have a Kirby G4 Vacuum Cleaner - MOdel G4 D. I have never had any problems or repairs done to it in the past ten plus years that I've had it. This is an upright vacuum. I was vacuuming the carpet floor and was not having any trouble at all. I switched the vacuum off and moved it into a different room. When I tried to turn on the vacuum, it would not turn on. I checked with different outlets, used both front attachment and hose attachment. Checked the front part of the motor/ spiral case. This


Hello,\015\012My educated guess is that it's either the switch or the power cord. Here are a couple of guides to help with diagnosis and repair...\015\012\015\012 ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum

I have a Kenmore canister vacuum - model 25614506. Some time ago, I was not able to turn the vacuum off with the on/off switch, but could still use the vacuum. Turned if off/on by pulling the plug. The other day when I went to plug it in, I heard a pop. Now the sweeper runs but the vacuum cleaner does not **** - no air flow. What could be the problem. The cleaner is only 4 years old.


The motor has an inline fuse ... Kenmore 25614 / 25615 Progressive Bagged Canister Vacuum

I have the top of the line kenmore canister vacuum. According to the bottom plate the model nimbler is 116.28015700 I was doing the normal vacuuming and the bag full light came on and the vacuum action stropped. There is still power to the mortorized handle and agitator attachment. Is there some type of circuit breaker reset button for the vacuum function? This unit is probably less that two years old and has had very little use


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Hoover Bagless Hello,      My Hoover bag less (Model U5280-900) is not picking up dirt like it should.  The brush roll is spinning fine, but the bristles on it are only about one quarter inch long.  I am wondering how long they should be.  The vacuum is quite a few years old.  Do you think it is time to replace the brush roll.  Could you email me at [email protected] about this topic.  The product bar below did not contain my model no.  The correct model no. is above in my message.  Thanks


If the belt is more than six months old then change it even if it is not broken. then replace your filters if that doesnt work than check the hoses for a clog drop a marble down them and make sure it comes out. ... Hoover U5753-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum

My Kenmore Handi-Mate Jr., Model # 116.36622501 generates a burning smell once i turn it on. It is out of warranty. There is any way i can look at the vacuum myself and figure out what is broken/burned and understand if it is worth fixing it? It vacuumed very nicely for about 2 years and it wasn't a cheap vacuum. Thank you very very much.


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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

Model 116 Kenmore vacuum cleaner. 20+ years old,


Greetings,\015\012\015\012I believe that this is probably a Kenmore Canister vacuum cleaner, but I can't be positive. The model number 116 is just the first part, and all Sears vacuum cleaners start with model 116. There is a . after t ... Vacuums

Rainbow model e2 will not turn on! - Rainbow Vacuums


Is the basin in place? There is a safety feature that will not allow the rainbow to turn on unless ontop of the basin. Also there should be a tap ontop of the basin that lets the rainbow know it is in place, make sure it is not broken off. If so, ... Rainbow Vacuums

I just bought this vacuum at a second hand store. My girlfriend told me to grab it as it such a quailty product. How ever I can't find a model number or anything else. I need a manual please. Does it take bags? Do I need to replace the filter or just wash the one I have? It is black and silver, cannister. It also says big gary's vacuum system warehouse in surry British Columbia, Canada. It also says to use filter pow-r-nozzle 96. I have no idea of the year.


I suggest you google what you know. I dont think anyone here can suggest where you can get a manual for a machine you dont even know the name of.\015\012\015\012You ask about a bag ... I dont know ... is there one in it now? You ask abo ... Vacuums

HELP!!dyson vacuum only 2 years old model DC18 runs but has lost suction on the wand side of the vacuum does anyone have any suggestions for us??


Its the ball cradle assembly. There is a little clip that changes the direction of the suction. that clip breaks all the time and causes the internal direction valve to stay in one position. unfortunately dyson doesnt sell these parts separate, you w ... Dyson Vacuums

Can I get a replacement hose for an older model vacuum? Model VNB-7 canister? Just guessing I would say yes. How and where do I order this part? I have probably had this unit for 20 + years! [email protected]


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I have a Miele vacuum cleaner, model S434i that is about 12 years old. The vacuum is great but the handpiece/hose/elbow has worn out. Any idea where I can get replacement parts in New Zealand?


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Rainbow vacuum model SE


There is somebody on ebay that sells motor bearings for a Rainbow SE, and they include a diagram schematic of all the Rainbow motor parts ... Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum

The top of the vacuum cleaner gets very! hot with little use of hand wand. it is a majestic model with chrome top about 6 years old


The exhaust is from the top so it will normally get pretty hot. If the machine shuts off, then there is a clog, or a full bag. Most of your machine is actually plastic, so examine it closely for warping or any discoloring. Also if it sounds funny yo ... Vacuums

Troubleshooting i have a rainbow vacuum model D4C that has minimal suction power. hose if free and clear, but i am missing the gasket that fits under motor. could thius be the problem?


That gasket is a water seal, but it can impact the suction, the top of the water tank can't seal without it. ... Vacuums

How do I remove the pin on my Rainbow Vacuum Model SE clips?


When I used to repair Rainbow SE vacuums for a living, I had a long nail of small diameter that I had filed the end off of just for this purpose. The pin you need to remove is grooved on each end to "catch" in the plastic housing, but a slight tap w ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

MY WIFE BOUGHT THIS FOR ME FOR FATHERS DAY GIFT ABOUT ALMOST 2 YEARS NOW OR SO,BUT I HAVE THIS PROBLEM THAT THE BRUSH DOS'NT SPIN ANYMORE EVERYTIME I PUT THE SWITCH ON FOR BRUSH ON,THE HOSES BRUSH SPIN IS WORKING BUT FOR THE FLOOR CARPET BRUSH SPIN IS NOT WORKING,AND THIS IS THE MODEL NUMBER OF MY HOOVER VACUUM CARPET SHAMPOO CLEANER IT'S F7411-900


This unit uses a turbine assy to turn the brushes. The brushes could have something jamming them. Remove the brush unit, it is held on 2 spring hooks 1 on each side. The brush unit is driven thru a 1/4" square post, only one brush is driven and it dr ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum

How to attach hardwood floor attachment on rainbow vacuum cleaner model# R-2800C


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Motor smells like it's burning. Upright Powerline Model 5847. Have kept filters clean and cut entangled hair from the rollers. Have had vacuum for about 5 or 6 years.


The burning may be coming from the roller drive belt if the roller is jammed due to debris build up or has seized roller end bearings. Remove the roller and belt and examine both for damage. The roller, without the belt, should spin freely by hand. R ... Eureka Powerline Cyclonic 4484 Upright Vacuum

I have a Sanitaire model SC886 upright vacuum. It's about a year old. I replaced the belt , cleaned bag , checked for blockage in impeller fan and now it makes a noise , like a grinding noise or something . Could you tell me how to fix it ?


The bearings in the motor needs to be checked,or the impeller is damage. ... Eureka SC886 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Rainbow vacuum model D4C leaks water,


You can buy them on line, there sticky on 1 side, you need too clean the area after removing the seal.be sure the areas clean so the seal will stick ... Rainbow Technologies D4 Bagless Vacuum

How do you wire in new switch on rainbow vacuum cleaner. Model D3B


Hello. I am sorry but, if you don't already have the knowledge to do this, I would strongly reccomend you do not attempt it. Rainbows have a large wiring harness. Here's the main reason: Rainbow vacuums are designed to work with a water filter. If ... Vacuums

I need to know how to attach the aquamate accessory to my rainbow vacuum. It's a D4 C model


You should have a non-electric hose which you want to attach to the vacuum suction, then take the long skinny hose and hook it to you kitchen faucet. You may have to unscrew the end piece from your faucet. turn on youir hot water. On the handle of ... Rainbow Technologies D4 Bagless Vacuum
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