Having problems with your Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum ?
I have an older canister and am trying to change the filter but cant see where it goes or how to access the old one... thanks
On the hose end top of the body there is a rectangular button push this downward while pulling on the front hatch. The hatch will swing towards the floor and the bag slides straight out. It's a good idea to brush the debris from the rear backup filter before putting in the new bag. P.S. remove the hose before opening the hatch.
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I have an older canister and am trying to change the filter but cant see where it goes or how to access the old one... thanks
On the hose end top of the body there is a rectangular button push this downward while pulling on the front hatch. The hatch will swing towards the floor and the bag slides straight out. It's a good idea to brush the debris from the rear backup filte ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
I have a Eureka 4870GZ. It turns on, but the brush roller doesn't move. The belt looks fine. I do have an extra belt and would try replacing the old belt, but I can't get the old one off the motor shaft or the new one on. I called Eureka customer service. The lady said there's supposed to be a small space between the motor shaft and the outside edge of the vacuum where I can slip the old belt off and the new one on. I don't see it. It looks like the motor shaft goes into a recessed place in the
Remove the top cover so that you can access to belt, You'll find 2 rows of 4 decorative holes on the top cover, In two of the holes you'll find the screws, Please use a flash light to see in that., Once the screws are removed, you'll be able to ... Eureka Vacuums
I need to replace the cord on an older Hoover upright, model S660, about 1986 vintage. The cord broke where it enters handle. Handle comes apart easily. Just not sure how to pop the switch out without breaking it. Was looking for a manual online to see parts diagram and/or instruction on disassembly and cant seem to find one for that old of vacuum.
Check ebay. those vacuums are worth fixing. I loved them. they would **** the carpet off of the floor! those cords aren't hard to replace.just remember the way you got the old one out. ... Vacuums
Where does the belt go on the kirby as i can not see what it runs of . One side goes on the drum with the brushes but cant see what it runs on
Were dose the belt go on a kirby ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I cant find the belt in my eureka altima bagless. I am trying to change it and I cant even see where it was or goes.
On the hood of your vacuum, right behind where the brushroll would be at the front, you should see a silver screw on each side. Just remove the 2 screws and lift off the plastic hood. Your belt will be on the right side as you face the unit. ... Vacuums
Kenmore 21875 One day it's working fine. Next day, it won't turn on. When I attach the hose to another vacuum cleaner, it runs. Is there a reset button on the canister? Could it be the receptacle is bad? My Kenmore Progressive won't turn on today either -but was fine last week. I cleaned the filters checked for blocked air, tried a different outlet and no luck. I'll check the pins on the connections and see if one of them is not matching up or appears worn.
Give the prongs a wiggle and see if there is any play in them.Might just be a plug end. ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
I have a kenmore canister vacuum cleaner, 4 yrs. old, model #116.27815701. The powermate assembly, the one for the carpet, seems to have a short or something. The light goes on and off and the motor
... Kenmore Vacuums
I recently purchased a Hoover SteamVac to replace an old one because the brushes would not turn. I used it last week and then tried to use it last night and the same thing happened w/ the brand new model - the brushes won't. I've cleaned the brushed, the filter and everything else I can see. Can you help?
Those things are a waste of money you better off renting one. but the only thing i could think of is that something is stuck or your belt came off track ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum
The motor in my Powermate (Kenmore Canister 116.27614700) is whining, high pitched, but still works. A local shop told me the motor is dying (the one in the Powermate that drives the beater bar) and would cost $150 for them to repair. The machine is only 1.5 years old and I paid $300...yikes. I think I can fix it but don't understand why the foam gasket that apparently wraps around the motor costs as much as the motor. This is assuming that part 32 (ks747156) is the foam I see glued to my cur
I think you are right! Buy the motor.....use the gasket from the old motor if you can cut it off clean and just glue it on the new one.\015\012\015\012The connectors are just brass blade connectors which you should be able to get at a Ho ... Kenmore 23913 Progressive PowerMate Bagged Canister Vacuum
I am trying to change an old fashioned fuse, (house lights), luckily had a spare one. Have put the 15amp fuse wire through the whole thing, and trying to describe if I've got it right is alitle awkward, this is what i've done, cut a piece of 15amp wire a little longer than the old one, then loking at it, taken it straight through and round to left as I'm looking at it, and put the screw in, and obviously done the same for other side. My problem is that I don't remember taking the screws out of w
Hi.your descriptions are understandable and sound about right.as long as the wire is securely fixed to both pins, you should be ok.if there are any problems, especially if the fuse blows again fairly soon, then i strongly reco ... Vacuums
Last year my wife and I bought a new Dirt Devil Reaction All Surface vaccuum cleaner to replace the older Platinum Force. After using it a couple of times the new one gets clogged with dog hair easily and shuts down. I cleaned it out completely including the hepa filter but it will not handle the dog hair. The old one never had a problem and still works. We went back to using the old vaccuum cleaner because we can not find the receipt and had not registered the new one and are stuck with a new 1
Greetings jettin_us,\015\012\015\012Normally you can contact the store you purchased the unit at, and if you paid with anything other than cash, they may be able to retrieve your receipt for you. \015\012\015\012Once you get t ... Vacuums
DYson DC07 not sucking properly when in upright mode. I have tried cleaning out pipes etc and even tried an old motor section I had in garage (replaced once under warranty as kept cutting out and they left old motor section here). Even the old motor section had same prob so this suggests its something in the rest of the vacuum cleaner (whats left after you have lifted off the green motor section and dust collection area if you see what I mean? Any advice weclome please.
Blocked filters ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Bissell 6595 problems with roller brush. I've had this happen with two of the same model. Each one didn't last more than seven months! First, it became loud when vacuuming, then there was a burning smell. When you try to replace the belt, you see that won't do any good because the fitted end of the brush is melted. The housing part the roller brush fits into is melted too. There's no place for the roller brush to fit into. I tried to upload pics, because I don't see how replacing the roller brus
... Bissell 6595 Lift Off Bagless Upright Vacuum
Filters I have tried to find the filter that goes up inside the vacumm not the one on the front but when you take the disposal thing out the one that is up inside that, where do I find one? mine does not have one and everything clogs up in there.
There isn't a filter listed in the parts list for where you feel one should be. Your owner manual would tell you if there was. ... Eureka 2961AVZ Bagless Upright Vacuum
I am replacing the hose on my kenmore canister 11622612200. i easily replaced the handle end of the hose, but cannot see how to replace the end that goes into the canister. can you tell me how to disassemble the canister end for the new hose? many thanks!
Open the canister and locate the hose intack. There is a plastic retainer which slides over the end of hose and is secured to the body of the canister with a few screws. Remove the screws and pull the retaining ring up to release the hos ... Vacuums
I'm a bit confused. I just purchased the Spot Bot Pet and am trying to figure out how to fill the tank. I see where the lines are for set in stains but it isn't clear to me why there are 3 lines, one for water, one for "OxyGen2" and one for "Formula".Please explain
... Bissell 1200A SpotBot Pet Robotic Vacuum
Dyson 28 airmuscle... carpet level selectors will not stop blinking... I have tried all selectors to see if an adjustment helps It has not lost section but the blinking light tells me something is up... I have two vaccumes one for upstairs and one for downstairs. all same carpet in the house and I use the medium pile and only one of the vaccumes is having this problem
... Dyson Vacuums
Lost Suction This is my second hoover steamvac and i am having the same problem with my new one as i did with the old one that i tossed out. I have used it about 12 times and it worked great the first 6 times... Now i'll empty a full tank of water and only half will get sucked back up. I have tried taking it apart and cleaning and also the rubber seal had some gaps so i sealed those thinking that it was leaking air from there...can anyone help? I am so close to chucking this one and buying somet
Usually when there is no suction, one cause is the lid to the recovery tank is not on all of the way in the back. Also if you have that foam filter on the underneath side of the recovery tank lid, it needs to have a 1/4 in or so gap from the top of ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
One of my Levolor double-honeycomb blinds is no longer level (one side goes up faster than the other). Another of my blinds (same brand, model) seems to have broken, with one side no longer rising. Both blinds are about 9 years old. Is there any way to fix them? Or, does it make more economic sense to replace them? Thank you!
Hello,\015\012\015\012This problem is a common problem on this device, there are many people\015\012who are searching for the answer on what to do and what are the causes\015\012of this problem. The answer to this is still not clear. ... Vacuums
Im trying to put the peice back together that goes under the tube that hold the water the part that goes into the hole in the vacum.. i took it apart because its not spraing right to see if it was cloged.. and now im not sure how it goes back together.. can you please help me.....
I tried to find a service manual for this, but came up with only a exploded view diagram:\015\012\015\012http://ineedbags.com/images/b8920.jpg\015\0 ... Bissell 8920 ProHeat 2XTM Upright Vacuum
Dyson DC07 The plastic pre filter catch snapped on my Dyson. I have a replacement already, but can't figure out how to remove the bottom of the broken one. It looks easy enough to slide/snap the new one in but accessing the old one isn't easy. What do I need to do to get it out?
Turn your dyson over so you can get to the bottom undo the screw and then you can see the bottom of the clip a gentle tap with with a screw driver blade will knock it out and the other one slips in ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Have a Centralux Aerus about 5 years old. Don't see a model number. There is suction but beater brush quit working. Was using for a few minutes, shut it off for a few minutes, turned it back on and suction only. Tried the reset button also. Tried the sidekick attachment and it works fine. There was no smell like something was hot. Belt is fine. Are there any fuses or anything else to try? This vacuum cleaner has not really been used that much, it is hard to believe the motor would need replaced
There probably is a loose wire in the handle near the switch or a wire off near the swivel elbow near the vac power head. With the right fastener tool to remove some screws you can fix it yourself ... Electrolux Centralux Vacuum
I HAVE TURNED THE VACUME UPSIDE DOWN TO CHANGE THE BELT AND A SILVER CLIP HAS COME OUT, I CANT SEE WHERE IT GOES AND I CANT DOWNLOAD THE MANUAL
Probably an edging clip ... Vacuums
This is not an electrolux problem, but I am hoping one of the experts can answer the question. I have a Sears air compressor that suddenly stopped working. After looking at how the motor case is put together, it appeared that it would essentially have to be destroyed to get it apart and into the motor. I received a new compressor for my birthday so I decided to tear into the old one to do some diagnosis. After getting into the case where I could see the motor/pump, I have discovered the prob
This is intersesting. I think the fuse is simply a heat sensor. If you by pass this the only problem you may run into is if the motor over heats it my eventually burn out. However, for what you are using it for overheatin should not be an issue. This ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
No power. I was getting intermittent power with my miele s558 midsize canister, but it was predicated with me fiddling with the retractable cord to get it to come on and then not move the canister while I was vacuuming. Now I can get no power. I have taken it apart and can see no issues with connectors, cord, casings, etc. It all looks fine. It is about 5 years old and I have had no problems with it.
... Miele S558 Red Velvet Bagged Canister Vacuum