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My tubes are clod how can I take them off and clean them out
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** suction The best way to describe it is that when I was vacuuming I could see dust clouds at the front of the vacuum where the light is swirling around in the air. It was like it was blowing dust around instead of picking it up. I checked the tubing and found that it was clogged with some paper and hair ***** etc.... So I cleaned it out and tried it again and it still was not picking up properly. I had my husband take all the tubing apart to check for other clogging and there was none. When I
You have an airflow problem. You may still have a blocked intake or tube, also check the filter. The air is supposed to go in the bottom (of course) and I'm sure you k**w where it goes out. You probably can **te a reduction in exhaust. If this is ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
We have the bissell quicksteamer and as I was shampooing I began to notice something burning so I unplugged our machine immediately; then my mom and I started cleaning all the filters assuming that could be the source of our problem and yes it was a little dirty but I suspected that it would take more thant that to cause our machine to somke soI turned it upside down and noticed there is a cable of copper threads that appear to have some type of rubber or plastic insulation tubing around it but
Was the exposed copper wiring on the electrical cord? If is then replace the cord. The main problem with this model is that Bissell obsoleted it as well as parts for it. But if all you need is a cord, you should be able to get one from a repair shop. ... Bissell 1960-3 QuickSteamer Plus Upright Vacuum
Oreck XL21 just will not work at all any more. Beater is clean - belt is fine. Fresh bag - inflates. Took the thing apart - checked for blockages at intake, bag entry, and the tube. It just doesn't vacuum anything. No suction at all for anything stronger than air. I'd say it doesn't ****, but that would be ironic. Are these known for just "quitting" after a while? We take it in for maintenance as recommended to replace filters, etc. Is there some miracle trick to make it work or sho
Did you make sure the brush turns freely? Even though it is clean, if it does not turn freely with the belt, it will not beat the carpet and pull debris up into the unit.\015\012\015\012Another (drastic?) thing to try would be to take the unit ... Vacuums
Bissell 8920 proheat x2 brushes not turning i only noticed this after i finished cleaning.. or kinda cleaning because of the brushes ntot turning.. water comes out fine suction is fine but its not scrubbing so its not as clean as it could be. manual part works well water coming out hot. I did take it apart and cleaned off all the hairs in hopes maybe that was it.. put it together still nothing.. No idea how the belts should look onit and i cant find a picture or a video showing how belts look o
Hello,\015\012\015\012Here's a link to a very helpful video that shows you step by step on how to access and replace the belt on your machine. When the brushes stop spinning, but the rest of the machine works fine, this is a tell-tale ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
I have cleaned & cleaned this thing! It runs for about 2 mins & stops, says "Clean Brushes"! and now it's very noticeable it's not picking up well... but is picking up a bit. I take the dust bin out, and the brushes spin.... and it has much more power.... and is very clear it is working! But it's useless without the dust bin! LOL It's only 9 months old.... called customer service, but it was the one time it worked just fine! Of course, I thought I'd stop here first before calling again! Than
Ok, this is a "Brush Height Adjustment" issue. It will probably work great on a hard surface but on carpet the brushes bog. If you've taken the unit apart already...Sorry....do it again. When you do, you'll see a String which allows the brushes to " ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
My attachments that twist to lock keep coming apart while I vacuuming. Mainly the angle tube and straight tubes. I've tried cleaning the tubes. How can I remedy this?
One line of black electrical tape on the piece that goes into the other piece should give you enough resistance to lock them into place. example, if you are connecting the tube to the angle piece, where the tube will go into the angle piece, you want ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
No Water My Bissell rug shampooer does not eject water or saop whan I pull the saop trigger on the handle. I checked both filters and they are clean. Then, I removed the container that sucks up the water and pulled the saop trigger, water barely came out of the tubes. I tried to clean the rug in our family room and the rug was not wet when I finished, no water coming out to clean the rug. HELP HELP HELP!!! I live in Colorado is there a Bissell repair shop near Denver, HELP!!! Thanks Dominick ema
Does water squirt out of the hose nozzle, if it does, then check the heater inside the handle asm. Make sure that where the tubes hook up to it are not clogged. If water doesn't squirt, check for the seal at the bottom of the tank, it needs to be o ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
Steam cleaner im using my cleaner have it all working but it just seems like its not cleaning right!!! i went over it for about 20 min and it has only cleaned a little of the stain am i doing something wrong or does it just take a very long time to clean!!
If it is spraying ok and the brushes are turning, then maybe the cleaner isn't strong enough for the typa of stain you are trying to clean. ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
Brushes only work when Dust Bin is removed!! I have cleaned & cleaned this thing! It runs for about 2 mins & stops, says "Clean Brushes"! and now it's very noticeable it's not picking up well... but is picking up a bit. I take the dust bin out, and the brushes spin.... and it has much more power.... and is very clear it is working! But it's useless without the dust bin! LOL It's only 9 months old.... called customer service, but it was the one time it worked just fine! Of course, I thought I'
HI, If the brushes work , without the bin, the problem , the problem could be caused , due the failure at the bin lock mechanism. There is a sensor that checks if the BIN is connected properly or not. This problem is best resolved by getting ... iRobot Roomba 560 Robotic Vacuum
How to clean rotating brushes or get into the suction tube to clean out
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I want to take the fan impellar off the motor to clean it. I cant seem to get the metal housing off of the motor. Do you have to take the nut off the impellar If so how do you stop the shaft from turning thank you.
Very simply you dont take the fan out of the motor. it was not made to be removed or cleaned because its not supposed o get dirty if your using good bags in the vacuum. the best you can do is blow it out with an air hose. ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum
Hose extension tube will not fully go down after use (the hard tube seems to be stopped). Have lost manual - is there a way of taking hose base out to check for blockage. It is a DysonDC15 bought October 06
Keep ur tube, wand very straight. then there should be two side buttons, press them and the tube SHOULD gently slide down.\015\012\015\012Ive expierienced the same problem! ... Dyson Vacuums
My Hoover Windtunnel, 12-amp, UGG16-900 (or U6616-900 - hard to make out the "G"s from the "6"s) suddenly lost suction this morning. The dirt collection thing is completely clean (I always clean it out after using), the side filter is dirty but not destructively so, and I can see nor feel any obstructions in the hoses. Should I take it in (a real hassle in NYC) or get a new dyson? LOL.
Usually on this machine the door/valve assembly is to blame. if something gets caught in the door/valve assembly it can break this part. you can take it in to see what the est. would be. hope this helps ... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
My hoover wind tunnel vaccum has a hepa filter that is supposed to be self cleaning but continues to plug up. it is not easy to get to and takes forever to clean it out so the suction is strong again.
Do you have the SELF-CLEANING, rotating HEPA filter? \015\012\015\012I just fixed my HEPA filter not rotating!! \015\012\015\012It involves taking apart the vacuum HEPA area. All screws are the same size. There are a LOT of ... Hoover U5444-900 5100 Wind Tunnel 15 Inch Wide Hepa Filter Bagged Black VacuumVacuum
I need to find a way to replace the attachment hose on this unit. the tube to spray the detergent snakes into the base next to the wheel and i'm unsure of how to take it apart without breaking it. is there a simple way to remove the wheel? do i need to do something special to replace that tube?
The best thing for that situation is to look on the side of the road and you will find a Bissel, I see one or two a week. Take one home and experiment on that one not yours. I have brought many and never have I bought one. I never see a Hoover by ... Bissell 9200 Upright Vacuum
I want to take apart and clean my D4C Rainbow and my E series 1 speed, I bought both of them on Ebay, and both have odors,( They are suppose to be the vacuum that cleans and purifies the air) that leaves the house smelling like smoke, and musk. We do not smoke, and we do not have pets. Uckie! Thanks'
Sorry, but a Rainbow D4 has no filtration at all. The E series has a HEPA filter that needs replacing. You can put liquid Lysol in the water on the D4 and that will help ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
My Roomba says to clean the brushes when the brushes are already clean. Is there something to take apart to check? I have already taken the brushes out. I don't know the model number, I think it's the 500 series, black and silver.
Turn the unit upside down and remove the bottom pan should be 4 or 5 screws depending on the model. next remove the 4 screws that hold the brush cartridge and pull the whole brush assembly out.using a can of compressed air cle ... Roomba 3005 Pro Robotic Vacuum
I'm trying to clean the brushes under neith and trying to figure out how to take to plastic part off so that i can clean underneith. I think the brushes come out but i'm not sure how.
The brush block wasn't made to take apart and clean. The whole block will come out, it just cames catches that hold it in place. ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
My Hoover Steam vac has also stopped sucking... I have pulled it apart to clean it. Is there a way to take the bristles off to clean them as well as are there any other parts that could be the problem?
Based on your description, poor suction is related to only a few things\015\012\015\012Check filter inside lower tank\015\012Check the lower tank lid to be on properly\015\012 ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
No suction I live in a house with two bernese mountain dogs... very large animals who shed a LOT. I've cleaned the filters, the roller, and gotten as far into the hoses as I can without taking the entire machine apart. It's still not cleaning as well as I know it can... nothing is making it into the debris receptacle. What can I do?
Hi elora,\015\012\015\012I live in a house with three shedding cats. I also have the same vacuum. About twice a year, I have to getinto the area of the vacuum where the motor is. There is a little pring loaded vavle that sometimes gets ... Bissell 3590 CleanView Bagless Upright Vacuum
I think I already posted this problem onlky one of the blades on my airpurifer works the other two are clean when I take out the blades to clean tjhm
It is not ILLEGAL to sell sharper image parts -\015\012\015\012whoever told you that was trying to get out of a messy repair.\015\012\015\012Sharper image cannot SUPPLY parts as they are no longer in business. \015\012 ... Vacuums
I have a eureka the boss vacuum it wont pick up. I cleaned out the tubes the belt is good. the tubes are clear. What else can I do?The bag is only 1/4 full
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I have a Bissel proheat 7901 carpet cleaner and it is not sucking the water up. Normally when I clean the water gets sucked back up and I have to empty the dirty tank. Now no water is in the tank when I am done cleaning. Please help I cannot afford to take it to the shop.
I'm not sure if this will help but I had the same problem and was about ready to pull my hair out. I ended up taking the fill tank off and if you look inside where the red overflow flap is you will find a small screened opening. I found that mine w ... Vacuums
Cleaning! To clean the cyclonic cone Dyson say to use can-air? that may be ok for computers but not to blow out the dirt and dust from the cone in question. Someone else here suggested to use a real compressor! Well dahhh I knew that! Should I do the blowing in the living room? or may be in the bathroom? Seriously what I need is an assy. drawing to take it apart and washing it Any ideas where I can get one? Thank you John
Hi, we realy love our Dyson, but get frustrated when it gets clogged with pet fur (2 cats and 2 dogs). This takes a little effort but what we ended up doing was taking the vacuum apart into its major components and alternately blowing it out, filter ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum