Having problems with your Black & Decker S500 ScumBuster Handheld Vacuum ?
My scumbuster does not start
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My scumbuster does not start
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Problem starting Sometimes will not start at all. Sometimes will do a quick start and stop. Other times it starts and runs fine????
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My new H2O Mop Ultra (Danoz) seems to heat up ok then when the light switches to green and I start using it, the orange light comes back on as well as the green. Produces steam to start with but then it starts to spit water too and everything ends up wet. Any ideas on whats wrong or should I just send it back?
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Good evening, I have a Xio Z1010 electrolux vaacum cleaner and I hope you'll be able to give me some advice. The vacuum cannot be started. Last time it started for a few seconds and stopped suddenly. Something similar happened long time ago but that was due to overheating. Once cooled down in few hours it would start again. It is not the case now after 24 hours. Could you give me any idea what could be the reason? Your help would be much appreciated. Adorian
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My Dyson DC07 vacuum started to run slower after being on for a little while and then would run normally again. I have switched on today and it has just stopped. When I push the start button, on occasions it almost starts and then doesn't. I am wondering if there is a problem with the switch and if so how can it be fixed? Thankyou.
The motor running slower was the motor starting to burn out. The "almost start" is the brushes making intermittent contact with the armature in the motor. \015\012\015\012Your machine needs a new motor Pam. ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have Excellence 740. Only started using it yesterday. Pieced I have the Elna Excellence 740 and only yesterday started using it. I pieced several blocks. Took a break. When I started to sew again there was a loud clanking sound. I stopped the machine. Since I had only very minimal training I am at a loss as to what to do. I checked the manual and did not get enough informatio. Is there a service center near Miami, Florida? I do not want to mess around with this lovely machine.
When I turn it on it doesn't start out in the circle motion but starts and than stops and than starts and than stops and moves erratically and than totally stops.
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When I turned on the sweeper it would not start. I put a different power cord on it and it worked fine. now it won't start but the light on the brush and the bag full will flash when i turn it on and off but it wont start. i have 2 of these doing the same thing. do you have any idea what could be wrong. I have checked for clogs but have found none. Bob
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I have a dyson canniter stow away vacuum. i've had it for 2 years and it just started having a problem. when i turn it on the motor starts just fine but the vacuum head does not turn on. Yet when i push it forward it trys to start and turns on for a second and turn off - almost like the connector isn't connecting the hose to the head very well anymore.
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My Dyson DC28 Beater Bar will stop turning then start again. Then it quits all together and after awhile it will start again.
Hi there, it's Jack at Dyson.I'm sorry to hear your DC28's brush bar seems to be working intermittently. It may be worth taking a look at the video I've attached below, as this shows the correct way to check the cleaner head for obstructions ... Dyson DC28 Animal Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have an upright, but use it as a canister. It will start sometimes and vac for about half and hour and then it will quit. I can't get it started again even after it cools off.
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Kirby Sentria Hi, I have a new Sentria & used it for the first time today. It was going fine & then I could smell smoke & it started to make a loud noise so I turned it off quickly. If I turn it on it immediately starts making the noise again & I can see it is all lit up inside like something is burning or sparking. I have checked the roller & it is moving & I have checked the fan which is moving & doesn't appear to be damaged in anyway. This product is from the US & we are in the UK & we are us
Sounds like the motor burned up. not sure if travel adapters will handle a large load like a motor, around 8 or amps. power needs in US are 110 volts ac, 60 hertz.I believe UK is 220 volts and 50 hertz. usually when a vac is brought to eu ... Kirby Vacuums
I have a Hoover Windtunnel 2 upright vvacum cleaner. During regular use my wife turned it on and it staarted cleaning, then all of a sudden it stopped and then started again then stopped for good. I unclugged the hose, cleane4de the brushes , blew the main filer and still cannot get it to start. The motor seemed hotter than usual. Can you help me? Lenny Rentz e-mail [email protected]
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Restrictive valve moments after starting the vac the red ball rises to the top and the machine quits sucking. I turn the machine off, the ball drops, I turn the machine on, the ball rises the machine quits sucking, I turn the machine off the ball falls, I turn the machine on........etc. What am I doing wrong? It works fine and then all of the sudden it starts the same stuff again. I thought it was because the retrieving container was getting too full or the cleaning soln container was not full e
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Brush turning slowly while shampooing. It starts out fast, but after a minute or 2 the brush is not spinning very fast. I have powered it off and let it cool down. I just started out so I can't believe the engine is over heating, just doing 2 rooms, can't even get through the first room. If I take the brush attachment off, then put it back on and then turn it on, it spins fast, but after a a few minutes, it's spinning softly/slowly again. Kirby diamond edition
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Burning when the vacuum was started today it didn't sound like it should and then started to smell like the motor was burning. this is less than 1 year old!!!!
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Simplicity vacuum My vacuum just cut off and now it wont start. I pressed there restart button but nothing happens I have 2 fairly old Industrial hitachi dry vacuum in my workshop both 110v and both wont start. Both i was told were manufactured in Italy and both have a manual and auto switch. It has a black top, takes an orange paper filter inside and its bin is dark blue. Sorry i've forgotton the model number. I've inspected the wiring but it's fine, could it be the motor and how do i gain acc
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