Having problems with your Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum ?
The motor is making an odd noise and there is a peculiar smell not electrical
Belt streched need new belt
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The motor is making an odd noise and there is a peculiar smell not electrical
Belt streched need new belt ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
Motor is sparking and smells like burning rubber. When it first happened I thought the vacuum had something jamming the beater bar. That was the smell it had, like when the belt gets burned. But when we turned it over, it wasn't jamming. Took off the base plate and turned it on. The motor area is sparking and it makes a weird noise (I assume that is because the motor fails and restarts). I looked for loose wires, can't find any. I believe I need some sort of part replaced, maybe even a n
From sound and description most possible is motor is burnt up sparks usually mean metal on metal either bearing or bushings went on motor if u can jiggle the shaft thats bearing if u rotate the shaft by hand and feel and or hear rough grinding the br ... Oreck Vacuums
Vacuum making high pitched noise and smells like motor is burning
Try repair first for quote and if too expensive then replace. 5 years is about the average life span. ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
HI , I REPLACED MOTOR BRUSHES ,BUT MOTOR IS MAKING A FUNNY NOISE ,AS IF MOTOR IS LOOSING CONTACT ,LIKE A BURNING SMELL. CHEERS
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My Dyson DC 15 makes a horrible noise when switched to do carpets - sounds like gravel in the motor - and then comes the burning smell. Nothing keeping the brushes from moving, and I think they are. I am concerned that it is a belt or the motor. How do I know?
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My Filter Queen just started making noise from the motor area, it was very hot. Upon removing the top thing that covers the area where the air blows out, there were sparks and it smelled pretty bad. My guess is the motor is shot. Is this difficult to change?
The motor will need either a rebuild with new bearing, or replacement. Parts should be no more than $100 .EASY project. 20 minutes max fro a pro shop. If you can tie your shoes you can do this one yourself. If replacing, upgrade to a ball/ ball ... Filter Queen Majestic Canister Vacuum
My Kirby 2HD has started making an odd roaring noise but still works fine. I have taken the front assembly off and cleaned and adjusted the roller and checked the belt. The noise seems to come from the motor housing. I have tried to wiggle the main shaft at the front (bearings?) and it seems tight. Can't seem to get the other housings apart. Any ideas? Thanks, John
It is quite possible, it just needs lubed. The motor comes in direct contact with dirt so, you have to make sure the front bearing has a drop of oil on it from time to time. If it starts to scream at you within one month, after oiling, the bearing ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Our Vax 2000 motor goes OK but it is starting to smell of burning and making a grinding noise. I haev taken the motor unit off and the sponge filter but still it persists. What is the probelm and the repair please
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Hi, I have a Dyson DC04, (silver/lime) making ear popping screams! Does not happen all the time, and more noticeable when it is pulled back.The suctions not a problem and no funny smells or strange noises from the motor. Ive taken the base plate off and the belt and brush bar seem fine, but when I turn the belt, it seems to be the motor spindle thats squeaking, almost as if it need oiling, any help please
My dc24 has power makes the right noise but when released from upright gives a burning smell an trips the electric out . Is this a repairable problem? Do you think its covered by gaurantee?
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Hoover f7452-900 Makes high pitched very loud whirring sound in motor. Smells of electrical burning. Still works fine but i'm afraid to use it.
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I smell burning and motor making a funny noise
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My Dyson Root 6 made a loud banging sound, and now its motor emits a strong burning smell every time it's switched on. It runs for a second or two, making a lot of noise, and then stops. (Just bought a new battery for it, too - what a drag...) It's off warranty, and Dyson wants almost as much to fix it as a new one would cost. Is my Root 6 e-waste, or is there anything that can be done for it?
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Motor is making a strange noise and smells of burning
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Vacum started makeing noises from the motor part and starts to smoke alot and it smells bad
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Miele s4212 vacuum accidently used with no bag now making very loud noise and slight burning smell ,is the motor damaged beyond repair or is there a way of repairing this ?
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Motor is making a knocking noise with a burning smell and sparks can be seen when switching on
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Motor is making noise - smells - can it be repaired
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110-220V Dear Sir, I purchased a kirby sentria vacuum cleaner from ebau two weeks ago. I currently resid in the UAE with 220V power. My maid has plugged the vacuum to work with it unaware of the voltage difference, a terrble noise as mentioned came from the cleaner as well as a smell. She unlugged it and stopped t from operating. Can you please let me know how can i assess the damage? If this model has a switch from 110 to 220V IS there a solution with transfromer or motor to make it work? Thank
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Wet vac motor making noise and smells like burning
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Electrolux Hi-light Hi, my hoover is making a weird knocking noise and emitting a burning smell. Took the lid off and the belt *seems* okay, but still makes the noise and the smell....
Burnt smell is probably the belt slipping. Even though it looks OK, either the belt needs replacement and/or the roller needs cleaning and/or lubrication at the ends. Try cleaning the roller ends first and then light lubrication with WD40. If belt ... Electrolux Central Vacuum
Motor on mod 8975 making inordinate amount of noise disassembled 1 intake source at a time - still making noise can't figure out access to motor
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