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While hoovering my vacuum just stopped... Any ideas?
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While hoovering my vacuum just stopped... Any ideas?
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Would suggest the drive belt is stretched and thus is slipping when contact is made with the carpet. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
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Hoover U5344-950 My Hoover vacuum is a nightmare! I have had nothing but problems with it since day 1. The powerhead stops working if you try to lower the handle to vacuum. I took it in to be serviced and was told it sat on the shelf for too long in the store and it warped the belt...so it was replaced. Got it home, it worked the first time I tried it, then went right back to no powerhead working and as a bonus it is giving off a nasty smell like it is going to blow up! It now gets really hot to
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Hi folks, my beam vacuum makes a very loud roaring noise quite often. the problem started when i was vacuuming up a quantity of vermiculite from my chimney. i think i overloaded the vacuum i think and it made this loud roaring noise. the vacuum tends to make thos noise when i am hoovering after 5 minutes or so. any ideas?. thanks in advance Tom....
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Suction problem I have a Hoover Widepath Fold Away, 12 amp motor vacuum cleaner and the problem I am having is every time I vacuum, the vacuum gets clogged up with carpet. I am probably only able to do one stroke then it gets clogged and I have to stop and unclog it or it spits it out on the carpet. This is very frustrating and I don't get much vacuuming done. Please can you help me. Thank you. Gwen email is [email protected]
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While vacuuming, the vacuum just stopped - Hoover U5227-930 Elite Upright Vacuum
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I have Hoover WindTunnel Air Upright Vacuum - UH70400 just used couple of times. While vacuuming the carpet carpet fringes were rolled up in to brushroll and brushrol stopped working. It means vacuum is not working effectively now. Brushroll indicator is flickering.
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The head on my Hoover Canister vacuum has stopped working
It sounds like the power connection pins, from the handle tube to the powerhead, are not making connection. The pins could have been damaged when you impacted it. ... Vacuums
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My Hoover spin/scrub floor cleaner has stopped scrubbing- the brushes spin for a few seconds right after turning it on, then stop until I turn it off and then on again. How can I fix this? I do not have a lot of money. I have taken off and cleaned the brushes and bottom vacuum opening.
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Hoover S3765 I have a Hoover S3765 (serial # 040600024465) and the unit stops working for no apparent reason. The light on top of the unit goes off when it shuts down, so I don't believe it's a problem between the hose, the tube and the floor unit. Sometimes I have to let it sit for over one hour before it will come back on. I've tried different electrical plugs too. Still won't turn on. Any ideas or suggestions? Thanks
If you light and nozzle motor both go off at the same time, you might have a bad power cord. Mine had this problem which I could verify by jiggling/twisting the cord near the strain relief on the nozzle. It would go on and off as I did this. ... Hoover S3765-040 WindTunnel Bagless Canister Vacuum
I was in the midst of vacuuming with my Dyson Animal when it stopped working. It smelled as though part of the motor burned up (there was hair and string wrapped around the brush so I stopped to remove it). Any ideas on an easy, quick, and inexpensive fix? Thank you!
Hi there,For guidance on clearing any remaining threads or hair from around the brushbar and resetting the machine, please follow the steps shown in the video below. Please note, the brushbar will never rotate when your machine is upright, so ... Vacuums
My Hoover Steam Vac Ve brushes stop working - Hoover F7431-900 SteamVac Vacuum
Hi There,\015\012\015\012You'll need to try and diagnosis what is causing the brushes to stop spinning first. A lot of the times this can just be caused by debris stuck in the brushes. I have written a in-depth repair solution on how ... Hoover F7431-900 SteamVac Vacuum
High pitch My Hoover fusion vacuum cleaner began making a high pitch sound that makes it very annoying to vacuum. I cleaned all the things I could clean. I even cut out all the hair that was entangled in the brushes. Any idea what is causing the sound. It sounds like an siren is going off.
The Hoover Fusion has design flaws in the motor, including a metal plate that is too thin to contain the forces acting on the motor, particularly the constant strong tension from the drive belt, and a plastic plate that is attached to the metal plate ... Hoover Fusion Plus Cyclonic Upright Vacuum Vacuum
Hi my hoover vacuum, stopped working,does not even turn on,I accidently went over a shoelace but stopped before the shoelace went in, ,,becuase of that the belt came off,and then i put belt back on, and now it wont even turn on
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Hello, I have a Hoover quadraflex Powermatic central vacuum system Model # s8099-031 that requires a new replacement 35 ft hose...I have contacted Hoover and they do not know where to buy a replacement hose for this model. I live in Canada. Any idea where I can get a replacement hose for this system? Thanks kindly, Tammy
Tammy, no info re your location, so I''l try this.Your Hoover hose is shot because it was made of rubber.There are new swivel handled, tangle proof lighter hoses made of vinyl which will last much longer and can be adapted to the old Hoover hea ... Vacuums
I bought my [email protected] my local Wal-Mart. It is literally falling apart. The sweeper has NOT been abused. Yes, we have 2 cats & a dog but the problems I am having w/ it should not be warranted. The handle has broken. The wheel/roller on the bottom of the machine has broken off & now it has just stopped working. I repeat, this vacuum has NOT been treated badly @ all. I can not be w/out a vacuum. Thank you for your help, hopefully. Debi
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The brushes will not rotate on my hoover vacuum. the belts are in good shape, the motor is turning the vacuum motor, but the belt on the brushes seems loose. I ordered a replacement belt but still nothing. Their is a small "idler" but their dosent seem to be enough tension on the belt. Any ideas?
Did you order the correct size of belt? These are the belts you should have:Hoover Windtunnel Belts ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
VACUUM REPAIR I have a Hoover Savvy upright, windtunnel, bag/bagless vacuum (model U8150-900). The Handle Release Foot Pedal - Part #38434026 broke soon after purchase but I finally found a source to replace this item. The problem is that now that I have the repair part I cannot figure out how to remove the old pedal and install the new one. The housing appears to be one piece of solid plastic. Any ideas, PLEASE! Peter
There are 2 tabs that stick out on the release, they fit in slots, so from the top look down and you can see them, using a flatblade screwdriver that will fit in there, push the side in to release it, which isn't easy, but it can be done. When you g ... Vacuums
4870 Boss Smartvac. The vacuum tipped over and now the brush control lever will not stay in the carpet position. I can't get the brush to turn unless I push down and hold the lever. As soon as I let up on the lever the brush stops turning. Any ideas. The vacuum is only a month old.
The Boss has a slide lever on the top of the power nozzle with two position choices. One position is "Carpet" and the other is "hard/bare Floor". The power nozzle brush roll is activated when the lever is in the Carpet position, and it is t ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Sometimes while I'm vacuuming, the front of the vacuum makes a horrible noise. If I lift up the front end, it stops. Any ideas?
I just cleaned the small metal drive gear inside the brush housing. That solved my problem. It seems that some junk can build up in the drive gear which makes the belt slip on the gear. That is horrible noise you are hearing. ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Using a Hoover Steamvac to clean my carpets. It works fine in some areas, but others it makes a clicking noise and stops sucking water. Once I turn the vacuum off and wait a few seconds, it clicks once more and is okay to use again. Certain parts of my carpet this happens so frequently I can't vacuum.
1)clog in the hose or air/tank full you must , need replace or emptied,test the belt for broken or worn.2) noises can be area motor , test for fan blade defective or broken3) You must go http://hoover.com/support/video-instruction-guides/ for ... Vacuums
Hoover zoomi stops working after 15 minutes vacuuming, and takes at least 30 minutes to turn back on?
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Hoover Vacuum works, then stops in 3-5 mins. Works again in a couple of hours
More than likely there is an inline over current breaker that is bad or weak and needs to be replaced. This is for overcurent protection of the motor. It is fairly common for the protection circuit to go bad ... Vacuums