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Oreck XL21 repair ,what tool to use to open b ottomby the brush

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I have a Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub... The last time I used the hand tool attachment, it worked fine. Just tried to use it again, and now I only drips of water will come out of the hand sprayer, if that. I have tried prepping it for up to 15 seconds like the manual says... no luck with that. Also it is making a big puddle on the floor, probably because the brushes on the main unit keep spinning when I am trying to use the hand tool which I dont think they are supposed to do? Can a

The brushes can be turned off on most of them via a switch on the hood. There shouldn't be water coming out onto the floor unless you are pulling the trigger at that top. You probably broke this when attempting to use the tools. ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

Model UH60010, Series X12.0, Mfg code K09A. While attempting to use the hose and the extensions to clean shelves, my wife reported no suction. I removed the brush roller and the plastic piece just below where the hose opening is located and saw a "flapper" door that was closed and had some debris sort of jamming it. I removed the debris, but the door requires extreme pressure to open to permit the dirt, etc to moved up thru the opening , through the hose, etc. I thught maybe that somehow tg

Hello,Check to make sure\015\012the dirt canister is empty. If dirt canister is full, then you will \015\012experience\015\012reduced suction. Empty dirt receptacle.\015\012 Could\015\012 be a clogged hose - ... Vacuums

Not sucking We have an Oreck XL and today it is blowing out dust instead of sucking it up. I just replaced the belt and about 6 months ago, we took it to our Oreck dealer and had it rehauled. I opened it up to check all and it all looked fine. Then I tuned on the machine while unzipped and noticed that the bad does not inflate as it used to. What can I do? Thanks, Connie [email protected]

You probable have a clog in the handle tube, or at the bottom, either by the brush or in the neck where the handle goes into. Unscrew that big black nut and pull the handle off of the bootom asm, then you can check it out and see where the clog is. ... Vacuums

I have the Bissell Proheat (7901) It will pick up water and the hand tool works fine. I noticed that the red indicator stopped spinning. Then I noticed no water was coming out. If I put down water using the hand tool, the vacunme will pick it up. When I called Bissell they had me do something with the indicator. When it didn't work they said take it in for repair.

Hi,Here is a tip that will give you all the information you need to fix your BissellProheat Vacuum Problem.Bissell Proheat Upright Wet/ ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Water comes out when using the tools but not when used for the main floor cleaning brush

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HOOVER STEAMVAC Model# F5842-9RM 120v 12 amp Carpet Cleanerworks well. Hooked up upholstrey attachment, used it. Reassembled to standard operation, the aggitator brushes do not work. I dis assembled brush insert verything good. ran cleaner and the square hole that the bushes insert into did not rotate with cleaner on. turned off lightly tried to turn mechinism in machine no luck. Reassembled aganin, reinserted cleaning tool, then disconnected it. agitator still doesn't work. toggled switch

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My husband go the brush tangled in something. We cleared all of the obstructing string from the carpet fringe and the brush is moving freely but it still is making this awful noise when I try to use it like it did when it was tangled up. Is there anything I can do to fix it or do I need to find a repair person?

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When using the floor configuration, I can't get the trigger to cause a spray of either water or cleaner. When using the tool configuration and the hand device with brushes etc, the spray works well with the hand trigger.

The trigger on the handle for tthe floor configuration has become loose or broken. When you squeeze it, the action pulls a rod that runs down the length of the shaft and goes into the base and allows the water to spray. You need to check and make sur ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

I have an electrolux genesis upright vacuum that I bought used about 8 years ago. It has been A great vacuum the best I ever had. I thought the belt had come off so I took it in for repair. They called today and said that the brush rotor motor was bad and it would be around 148.00 dollars to repair. My question is could I buy the part and have my husband replace it or would it be too complicated. Can you still buy an electrolux vacuum comparable to this one and how much are they. I love this vac

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Oreck upright brushes not spinning - Oreck XL21 Bagged Upright Vacuum

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Dyson DC 14 hose has no suction, with or without brush attachments. Hot air shoots out from the base of the canister when I try to use the hose. I cleaned the top filter, but can't figure out how to remove the hepa filter to clean it without destroying the case. It looks like it might take three hands to insert pennies and "flip" the case open as is suggested on a youtube video for a different model. Would this even help, assuming I could get the thing open?

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My Hoover Windtunnel Ultra U6425-900 began shutting off after a few minutes of vacuuming. The time interval became shorter and shorter. If I leave it sit a while, it will start again. This does not happen when I used the attachments - only with the floor brushes. The switch has recently been replaced and the whole vacuum serviced by a Hoover dealer about a year ago. I have been told by a local repair shop(not a Hoover dealer) that it is the motor, there is nothing to do other than replace t

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I have a Hoover Deluxe Spin Scrub carpet cleaner that has lost suction. I read the solution by Chris Jones of GoVacuum.com, in which he described the design flaw whereby the tool attachment hose tears at the point of connection with the motor housing. That is the case with my machine. Now I just need to know how to repair it. What kind of tape can I use? Plumber's tape? Please help me!!!

A tear in the hose will only affect pick up through the hose when using it to clean furniture, stairs, and such. It will have no effect on the carpet cleaning operation. If the hose cannot be replaced for a while, black electrical tape is one solutio ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum

Dyson D25 I was vacuuming and got the cord tangled inside the vacuum dyson 25. We opened it and was able to remove the cord. But the brush stopped spinning when I use the vacuum.

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My Oreck XL was working fine, then when I vacuumed a shag rug is started smoking and smelled like something is burning. (I changed the bag, checked for clogs--none found, and roller brush is turning. It has a metal handle.) Now I am afraid to use it.

Even though the brush is spinning, the belt is probably worn out and stretched. when you vacuum the shag carpet, it puts more drag on the brush. try running it on a shorter carpet or hard floor for a few minutes. if it doesn't smoke, then you know i ... Oreck XL2000 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Dyson DC17 Just got it back from repair, at first use, snagged fringe for a moment, and now get no brsh action again.  Checked the brush belt and it is fine.  Is there a second belt for the clutch, and how do i get to it to check it as well?

Yes you have to take the cover of underneath three srews you will need T15 SCREW DRIVER ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum

Bissell 35962 Cleanview Bagless Revolution Upright Vacuum hose is clogged with sock where hose meets handle attachment. Attempted to use broom handle to push back through suction opening. Sock is compacted. Any home repair advice?

If you have access to a small sink "snake" used to clear clogs in sinks, you might be able to use it to "snag" the sock and pull it out.\015\012Needs to be a metal sewer snake so that you can tug on it if and when it snags the sock. ... Bissell 35962 Cleanview Bagless Revolution UprightVacuum

The brushes won't work and the green shows on the 'TOOL' section, but the machine is in the upright position and should be transferring to the floor section. I have a brand new machine and have only used it once. What is the matter, and what can I do? Billie

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Kirby Seems like you know alot about the Kirby. I know how to use my Sentria (unlike these other idiots) but I keep screwing up the shampoo tray assembly. The brush snaps into the tray just fine but the tray doesn't really stick to the head. It detaches when pushing and pulling the unit. And who knows where that cover goes? It say 'push here to open'

Machine will not come on ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Smell/suction I have a Eureka Altima Model 2991 Type AVZ. I have suction when I use the power paw and attachments. I have all hoses clear. My brush is spinning and belt is not broken (I opened it up and checked), but I have no suction when I turn it on to vacuum my living room carpet. I also have a burning smell to go with it after about 30 seconds. I've never had a problem with this vacuum cleaner before.

Ours started smelling too, and it seems that the plastic end on the roller brush was melting. In process of finding rollerbrush for it now ... Eureka 2971AV EZ Kleen Bagless Upright Vacuum

I have a eureka Air speed vacuum model AS1000 that won'tclean on carpets only if I use the cleaning tools. Is it the brush or belt?

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I got a FREE old but lightly used Oreck XL 8300 xtended life commercial. 120V 60 Hz. After cleaning brush etc. is there anywhere to add oil to the electric motor? Is it necessary? Is this machine worth the time?

Hi,I don't believe that the bearings have a place to oil them. As for the machine being worth the time, I think yes. Orecks are used extensively by hotels, and are noted for their reliability, longevity and weight.Best regards, - ... Oreck Vacuums

Turbine Head Brush Tool - Noisy

See if there is something wrapped around the brush area itself which could cause the noise ... Dyson Vacuums
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