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How to set 24h time on the RT018B - Vacuums
I recently purchased this vacuum after reading consumer reports article on it and from recommendations from family. However, since I've had this vacuum it's been nothing but problems! I have a frieze carpet and I have the vacuum set on the highest setting. Each time I use it, the vacuum clogs with carpet fibers before I even finish a room! Any suggestions?
Is that a shag carpet? the power head is raised up all the way can you lower the suction on it is the carpet old the vacuum may not be able to handle the carpet,go to a vacuum store and see if you can try somthing else out some stores well let you re ... Hoover Tempo Widepath Upright Vacuum - Blue
On my hover U6616-900 the self propell work fine on the med setting on med height carpet, but when I go to low height carpet and height set on med the self propell does not pull the vacuum and it is hard to push. Also if I raise the height to the highest setting the self propell works correctly and appears to clen. Any ideas? S/N 090400184555, think this vacuum is maybe 5 years old and my wife uses it lots. Should I think of maybe a complete overhaul or a replacement at this time?
This is a typical problem you are describing. I would recommend you change the belts, this will resolve the "hard to push" and most likely resove your issues. based on the s/n given you maching was made on sept 2004. ... Hoover U6616-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
Our Proteam ProForce 1500 is 1 year old. The vacuum works (****) in the hardwood floor setting on the switch. The beater works on the other setting but it won't **** and beat at the same time. What is wrong and is it something I can fix?
It may be something to do with the actual switch on this unit. \012\012I have a feeling it may have to do with the wiring on the switch itself, perhaps one of the wires have come off or burned on the contact. \012\012Is it som ... Proteam ProForce 1500 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Kirby Heritage II vacuum is not picking up dirt up out of the carpet like usual, and I have to keep setting it lower to pick anything up. I finally get it to such a low setting that it starts sucking the carpet up and makes a whirring noise, and starts smelling. Every time this happens, we find the belt has been burned. We are wondering if the brush roll inside with the brushes that pick up dirt are worn out and too short?
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Setting omexey rt018b - Hoover Vacuums
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It will no longer vacuum up the water, Ive only used it 3 times! We unpluged it and let it set we even cleaned it out....
Hello..Try This: Remove the recovery (dirty water) tank, and then remove the lid. Now reinstall the lid (there are two tabs on the front of the tank, the lid must be installed over those two tabs, and then "rolled" trowards the back., It will "cli ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
I cannot set the time - Vacuums
Strangely I have the same problem with my Vacuum, it just sucks. ... Vacuums
I have the Nutone 353 central vacuum. The last few times we have used it motor has shut down and then will come back up after an hour or so. Re-set switch does not seem to matter
This is typical of a motor going bad. As it heats up it shuts down all by itself, no sensors other than the mini breaker. The intervals will get shorter and maybe the minibreaker will pop. Your options are to replace the motor or the motor brushes if ... Broan-NuTone CV350 Performance Bagged Central System Vacuum
I have no power on a brand new Electrolux Oxygen canister vacuum. This is the second time. After the first time, I took it back to Sears where I bought the vacuum and they gave me a brand new vacuum. This is the second time it's happened, basically on both units after the time that i brought them home.
Ensure that the tools and the bucket are installed properly, if the bucket is not well in place, the unit wont start.If the electric power does not come on, disconnect from mainsand check plugs, cable and fuses where appropriate. ... Electrolux Vacuums
My Riccar 1700 will intermittently lose power while vacuuming. I have had the vacuum for 4 years and this is the second time that I have had this problem. The first time the authorized repairperson said the problem was a dirty hepa filter. The second time, the repairperson put on a "pig-tail"(?) and said that he did not have a shut-down problem when he tested the vacuum in the store. I just picked it up from the store today, brought it home and the same problem occurred within minutes.
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I have a Simplicity S24 canister vacuum. It's about 3 yrs. old. In the past year I have had it in the shop 4 times because when using the rug piece, the piece turns on & off, on & off. The actual vacuum doesn't... just the rug piece. I recently spent $65 on a new part, after spending countless dollars the other 3 times it was in the shop for this problem. I'm ready to buy another name vacuum altogether as I feel this vacuum is not worth the money that was spent on it. I'm very frustrated.
Repair shop has not fixed the problem? complain until they fix it properly. This is a pressure fault / jamming issue or slipping drive. Repair shop should have fixed it 1st time. ... Vacuums
On/Off switch. When the switch is set to "Floor" setting the vacuum will not turn on. When the switch is moved to "carpet" setting the vacuum starts.
Because floor means for lanolium it may have a sensor that detects carpet or linolium ... Kenmore 35821 Vacuum
Every time I try to vacuum my apartment with my Dirt Devil Featherlite bagless vacuum, it shuts off before I have finished one or two rooms. I then have to wait 30 minutes before continuing. I had the vacuum for 2 months before exchanging it and it is doing the same thing with my new one. It seems to happen after the first time I empty the cannister. Any ideas?
Your motor in the vacum is getting hot.Thats why it shuts off.Its fitted with a shut off switch to stop you doing any damage to it.1 The reason for getting to hot is that you are filling the cannister to full.Try emptying it half.good luck. ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
I just purchased a westclox tech model 70014 yesterday. I read the instructions and set the time. About an hour later, the time reverted back two hours. I read the instructions again and repeated setting the correct time. I assumed it was working. However, I woke up by myself today at 5:30am, but the clock read 1:14. Is there any way I can fix this or is it a manufacturing defect?
Levels/Settings I am having trouble changing the setting on my vacuum from 1 or "Low, Hard Surface" to any other setting. Without changing it, I am unable to vacuum on my carpet, since the setting is too low.
These height adjustments are designed so that they will not adjust when the handle is in the "back" position. This is so they will stay where they are set and not self-adjust while you are vacuuming. To change the setting, you need to return the hand ... Hoover Elite Rewind Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum
Our vacuum will not stay running.. We have cleaned both filters several times since dyson told us there was a switch which turns the vacuum off if the filter in the ball was dirty, but we still need to keep pushing the switch several times to turn the unit back on while vacuuming.
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Fast Forward time set feature no longer works. (With this feature, pressing and holding time set and up arrow buttons will rapidly advance time through hours and minutes.) Unit is out of warranty and I need to know the cost of repair.
Hi,the cost of fixing this problem depends on the discretion of the technician,however,in all ramifications,it won't cost you more than $50.\015\012\015\012\015\012Thanks and take care ... Vacuums
The foot pedal on my Kenmore upright vacuum cleaner has broken three times. The vacuum model number is 116.33923 and the Sear's part number is 8174906. Does Sears make this part in metal instead of plastic? It is becoming expensive to keep replacing this piece when it costs around $20 each time (including shipping) Thank you for your time. Jerry DeWulf
Vaccum is making a loud high pitched sound, doesn't work well through the hose or the floor piece and shuts its self off after about 5 minutes. I have cleaned the entire vacuum out several times but this problem persists. Usually after I clean it, it'll work for a couple months, not this time. Vacuum is only 2 years old, is this typical?
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Now that I just fixed my Lux Legacy canister vacuum, I need help on my other Electrolux Regency Series upright! The vacuum works fine but the rotating brush does not work and the brush motor does not turn on. Tried cleaning the brush and hitting hte reset button to no avail. This upright has a triple setting switch and I checked the each of the wires seem to be attached. Tried rotating the brush by hand and it would not budge. Was going to "encourage" the brush to turn with a set of articula
There are a couple rectangular holes on the bottom of the power nozzle, beside the wheels. These have tabs in them that need released with a standard screwdriver. \015\012 ... Vacuums
Model num. 052-8808-8 There are not enough instructions. Where is the manual override? I set the time at 2pm over the arrow and the T , want the timer to come on at 6o'clockpm., set the off time for 10 o'clock pm. Plugged the light in and it came on shouldn't it stay off until 6 o'clock. Need help!
Motor My vacuum cut out as I was using it. After some experimenting I found that the circuit reset had gone off. When I tried a second time while near the motor , there was a flash and again the motor shut off. At this time I am guessing that the motor is faulty. The central vacuuming is approximately 12 years old.
If it tripped the reset again, I would probably agree with you. Check out centralvacuum.com for another motor. They aren't the cheapest, but they have excellent support. Good Luck!! ... Easy Flo EF1400 Central System Vacuum
Dirt finder I have a Hoover U6439-900. After the cleaner was used a few times, the dirt finder light cycles between green and red on the regular setting and will not go to green. On the sensitive setting, the red light stays on most of the time. I have tried to run the cleaner to remove any dirt but have not solved the problem.
The sensor may be bad, or it may be coated over with dirt. Re,ove the hose at the back of the vacuum, the head of the sensor is down inside that opening, reach in there and clean it off and see it that corrects the problem, if not replace the sensor ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Bissell lift off vacuum about 4yrs old. Extremely noisy. OK until before Christmas but getting worse every time it's used. Washable filters washed, HEPA filter replaced. brush bar cleaned of every scrap, hose empty,everything that can be cleared has been. Noise high pitched, screeching and can only bear to use it for a few seconds at a time. Suction OK. Mine is so loud I can't use it very long-high pitch screech. Can this be fixed or does the whole vacuum need to be replaced? It still cleans gr
Sounds like a bad motor. Could be either foot motor or main motor either way cost will be more than half of the unit. ... Bissell Lift-Off(R) Revolution(R) Turbo Upright Vacuum