Having problems with your Bissell 1622 Powerlifter Powerbrush Upright Deep Cleaner Carpet & A ?
Grinding noise in shampooer
\015 A grinding noise when unit is started. Still works but afraid to make problem worse.\015
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Grinding noise in shampooer
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I have a windsor vsp 14, it is making a bad grinding noise, when I take the top blue piece off it stops, the brush works fine and when I put the top back on it grinds really loud and gets hot. it still vacuums and the belt and brush are working fine, can't figure it out. and when the lid is on I cant see what its grinding on. It only makes a grinding noise when you pull handle back and engade to vacuum flor and stops when you put it upright.
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When I vacuum w/ the brush control in the on position it make a really loud noise, almost like a grinding sound. I have looked at it and nothing seems to be wrong, but I notice that the pin that engages the belt seems to vibrate a bit, possibly creating the noise. It started when I accidentally got part of a plastic grocery bag caught in the brush. Could it have stretched a belt? Nothing is caught any other place and it only makes the noise when the brush in in the on position.
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A loud grinding noise happens in the tilted/unlocked position. This noise can be heard when running over the fringe of an area carpet. What causes that noise?
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Makes a loud noise like a grinding noise then smokes comes out and it smells like burning rubber? When I take the (rod) brush off with the belt then run the vacuum there is no more noise? Please help me thank you
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Floormate noise Floorscrubber is only 6 mo old. It is making a grinding noise. Sounds like popcorn at times. I don't know why? It still cleans but the noise sounds like it is going to stop at any time.
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Roomba My Scheduler started making a "grinding" noise every now and then until one day it just started grinding and then stopped (I could restart the unit, however it repeated the grinding and stopping). I have checked the wheels and all of the gears appear to be in good order. I have a hunch the brush motor may be stripped. Any opinions? Thanks: RAnderson
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Dirt Devil Ultra: grinding noise, burning smell,brush not turning
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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 ?
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Grinding sound Grinding noise from the unit when started, Lent to friend who owned many pets. Not sure how to diagnose and/or repair problem.
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Grinding my cleaner is making an awfull grinding noise like somthing is suck
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Had my dyson root cyclone for about 4 years now, and in the last year it's had a few problems. About 4 months ago it started to make this awful grinding sound when the roller bar was engaged and I took it to a repair shop and they said it was the roller bar itself. The shop replaced the part and it worked fine for a couple of months and then it started to make the grinding noise again. I tried the clutch reset suggestion (turn it on its side and turn the carpet/bare floor switch slowly back and
Bdepends how much thay charged you for a roller brush because you can buy a good vac for about 100 pounds with a 12 month guarentee so its up to you ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I get a loud grinding noise when the knob is set to carpet and the brush is engaged. I made all visual checks per the manual. Everything is clean in in order. The noise originates in the housing where the selector switch resides
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I have a Shark corless sweeper since Nov 2004 and it now makes a lot of grinding noise. How do I get rid of the noise, it works well but noisy....
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LOUD GRINDING NOISE ALL OF A SUDDEN , LOOSE BELT ?
You will probably have a faulty roller bar take of panel on bottom of vaccum. Now remove the roller bar hold the bar by both ends and try spinning. This should be easy and smooth if not pull off the end cap these will be very tight and check the bear ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
He dyson is making a very loud grinding noise
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Hoover Steamvac Spin scrub making grinding noise
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Burning smell loud grinding noise when tilted
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Loud Grinding Noise
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High pitch grinding noise
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DC07 grinding noise
I had the same problem with mine, I took it to a repair shop. The problem is where the belt passes through from the brush and goes inside the machine. Move the belt over a bit and you will see that a plastic guide has been bent over and is pressing o ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Bissell Cleanview Bagless vacuum makes loud grinding noise.
The ends of the roller have something wrapped around them.see if you can pull the ends off so you clean the caps and bearings ... Kenmore Progressive Bagless Upright with Inteli-Clean SystemVacuum
When I put the vacuum in position to use on rugs, it makes a horrible grinding noise like something is stuck.
Hi\015\012If the Dyson model you have has a protected brush model (i.e. roller wheel at the side that goes up automatically to turn off the brush roll) then the belt will have to be replaced by a Dyson engineer. If its not that model and doesn't have ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a dyson dc07 with a malfuncitoning clutch diagnosed here on fixya. I've replaced the clutch and the grinding noise when the clutch is engaged for carpet and non rotating brush problem presists. This is after replacement of the clutch with a new part. Install of the new part went well and there are no otehr apparent problems with the unit. Ideas? The unit is only a couple years old and not used that much on carpet. For an expensive vacuum I'm not that impressed with it at this point.
Greetings from GoVacuum,\015\012\015\012If you have replaced the clutch already, then this can really only be one other problem, and that is the roller brush. If the roller brush's bearing have locked up, and the brush is no longer spinn ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
When I tilt back handel and turn dial to carpet It makes a loud grinding noise
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