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Vac got wet now it smokes model3591 motor throws sparks
Definitely throw that out. That's a hazard to you and your home. Get a new machine now.
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Vac got wet now it smokes model3591 motor throws sparks
Definitely throw that out. That's a hazard to you and your home. Get a new machine now. ... Bissell Vacuums
Motor problem When i plug my steam vac in the motor sparks and smokes. It smells as if the motor is burning out. I've tried different outlets through out the house and get the same outcome, what can i do to solve this?
Nothing you can do im affraid its the motor armature so unless it can be stripped down then you will need to replace the motor i would get a price for the motor to decide if it is worth doin sorry. ... Vacuums
Motor When i turn my steam vac on the motor flashes sparks and smokes and it smells as if the motor is burning out. I have it plugged into a normal household socket, i've tried different sockets with the same outcome.
You have it right either the motor is going out or water got in there causing it to spark and smell.sorry.lease leave feedback...pete ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
Shop Vac Quiet Plus Series Wet Dry Vac stopped and will not turn on. No smoke, smell, doesn't appear to have overheated
Recently my central vac system started making a louder than usual and laboured sound when in uise, enough so that I took note and inspected the canister and motor while running. The motor was trowing off blue sparks and looked like it could 'POP' at any moment. I will not risk using it until I know what the problem is and how to repair it. My assumption is the motor needs to be replaced. The system came with the resale house I bought 3 yrs ago but I do not know the age of the system itself.
Not exactly a blow gun. Convertible blower/vac - Sears Craftsman. Wire broke off ONE brush in the motor. Paid about $90 for the vac - Sears lists the WHOLE motor as one part - $88. Have requested brushes (they are provided with a lot of my 'cheap' Harbor Freight tools) but no go. Just get the canned reply - buy the whole motor. Actually got it working again... CAREFULLY drilled and tapped a 4-40 screw into the brush and soldered the lead to that... Always a way, isn't there?
Motor was throwing sparks,replaced brushes now running way too quiet and reduced suction.Help Motor Marked AC15D-B182 pentalpa hong kong
That is a tough question, i would have it looked at. any vac shop. ... Dirt Devil M086365 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Craftsman WEt Dry vac motor - Craftsman 829693 Motor
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My wet dry vac is spewing soapy water out of the hole on top. I got it secondhand- so the soap is from the filter, from the previous user...help my basement is very wet!
You are going to have to take the filter off the bottom before you use the vacum for sucking up water. I usually take the filteroff for vacuuming water anyway but the soap has to be in the filter remove the filter and **** up the water. ... Ridgid 9 Gallon Wet/Dry Shop Vac 96882 Canister Vacuum
I have a Kirby G7 and it will run on the low speed setting. When i switch to the high speed it starts to spark and smoke near the back of the motor near the windings. Do i have a motor going bad or is there a simpler fix.
It's probably doing that on low speed too, you just aren't noticing. What you'll have to do is get to the motor. Look at the armature and see if it's scared, missing an pieces, scratched up.. if so, then your motor is shot, throw it away.. If not, if ... Vacuums
HOOVER VACUUMS MY MOTHER'S WORK, MERRY MAIDS, USES ALL HOOVER VACS. THEY ARE LIGHTWEIGHT-UPRIGHT-BAGGED VACS. I TRY TO FIX THEM WHEN THE MAIDS BREAK THEM; BUT, I'M HAVING PROBLEMS WITH A BURNING SMELL AND ONE MOTOR EVEN SMOKES. I'M NOT SURE THE MODEL. CAN YOU HELP? THANK YOU.....
Go to thehooverstore - this site lists a whole bunch of hoover machines, exploded diagrams and parts lists. ... Hoover Soft Light Supreme U4262-930 Bagged Upright Vacuum
HI, my motorized brush barely turns.It makes a hot rubber smell. I took apart and noticed the spindle the belt turns on discolored from heat. Cleaned it, but still no turning of the brush.The vac is a hoover wind tunnel. As it moved accidentally touched the belt/ spindle and burned my hand a little. Very hot in area. Bright spark from motor noted. Was careful not to touch that part!
That means that the belt is stretched and it is slipping on the motor shaft, that is why it is hot and smells like burning rubber. You need to replace the belt. Here is the correct belt you need: ... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum
I have a NUTONE central vac, when I turn on the power, It sounds like its grinding glass and doesnt suction. Could it be that broken glass got caught in the motor and all I need to do is clean it, or is this the sound of a failed motor?
More likely it's something in the fan. However, I suggest taking it to a vacuum repair shop to make sure. Something could have got into the fan system and is making a racket, but the motor itself won't crunch up glass. ... Electrolux Central Vacuum
For the first time, I tried using my Kirby Sentria shampoo attachment. I've lost the manual but found instructions online for making the swap from regular vac to shampoo-er and got it all assembled. The foam laid down just fine, however, when I run the vac back over the foam to pick it up, there is not a stitch of water showing up in the tray. First I thought maybe it was bc I hadn't put that much of the foam/water onto the carpet, but 12 hours later, the carpet is still wet in spots. Clearly
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How do you get to the motor for the ridgid wet dry vac model #WD 12450
Ridgid will replace the motor for free if it failed under normal use. Do not dismantle the motor. Just contact Ridgid and they will insturct on how to ship it to them and how they replace the unit. ... Vacuums
My belt broke on my 7901-1 wet dry vac. It accidently got thrown out and I need a new one. It was black and circular. About 3 or 4 inches in diameter. Can you help me?
Yes here is the belt kit that you need:Bissell Proheat Belt Kit ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
My Shop Vac (Brand) Mdl#934-16-11 keeps shutting off while I'm dry vacuuming. I can turn it back on then it will shut off again. The filter is spotless, so that's not the issue. There isn't any reset buttons. The only thing I can think of is that the float for wet vacuuming is somehow being sucked up causing the the motor to be tripped off. The vacuum is only about a year and a half old and used only sparingly. Help!
Hoover steam vac smoking
Your problem sounds electrical in nature. I would take it in for evaluation / estimate of service. ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
I have a Sears #113.177331 wet'dry shop vac. I have the motor out and want to know how to change the brushes. Thanks...Steve
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Aquavac runs for short time then cuts out blowing the RCD . Have rewired mains cable thinking a broken or loose wire... still same problem. Have also noticed that a lot of sparks etc coming from the motor brushes. Vac approx 10-15yrs old.Aquavac is model 6310B
Vax powa 4000 wet and dry - no suction Both power and pump switches light up. Pump makes clicking noise. Vac motor only powers up briefley when in switched on cindition and mains plug is being inserted into socket.
Motor while using my shop vac it started to smoke then it smeled like an electrical fire,inedd to find the motor/blower
Im here in philippines please post certain local dealer of vacuum cleaner rigid brand for as a reference in purchasing.i need a power motor for model:wd1665ex0. ... Ridgid 9 Gallon Wet/Dry Shop Vac 96882 Canister Vacuum
Need the manual on how to run (put together and all) the hoover steam vac v2 (widepath) with auto rinse) we tried today and when we leaned it back (so we could run it on the carpet) water started pouring out all over the machine and got the carpet (like flooded) wet :( this one was me mom's and she passed on approx 2 1/2 years :( she always kept the manuals for everything but we caint find this one :( ... thnx
God Bless Your Mom.\015\012\015\012Hope this was helpfull to you. Sawdust46\015\012\015\012http://www.hoover.com/pdfs/manuals/F7411900.p ... Vacuums
I have a 6 gallon shop wet or dry vac. The dust and dirt comes out around the base of the motor fin, not around the tank top. Now what? Oh I lost the filter around the drum that holds the ball, so I wrapped a rag around it and made it secure. Respectively: TOM
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Hoover F5809 Hello, I seen a few of your post and was hoping you could help me. I just became a member today. My sister gave me her old Hoover Steam Vac-Model F5809. This thing is so dirty and clogged because my sister has pets. So far I've gotten it all taken apart to clean it. I'm not a newbie and taking apart and fixing things. I have fixed things like microwaves, washers, dryers, dishwashers (still learning about TV's-very hard, hehe). Anyway, I got what I believe to be the motor cover off.
That cover is the called the fan cover and is usually pressed on. Tapping on the edge with a flat blade, you may be able to get it off and hope you don't bend it up, you will to put it back on tight enough so it will stay in place. Another thing to ... Vacuums