Having problems with your Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum ?
Too much suction in bare floor mode
\015 My Hoover Windtunnel suddenly started sticking to the floor (too much suction?) in the lowest height setting (bare floor mode). When this happens I have to jar it loose or lift it from the floor to break the suction and continue vacuuming. What could be causing this?\015
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Too much suction in bare floor mode
... Hoover Company Wind Tunnel U53019 Upright Vacuum
No suction below when carpet mode or bare floor mode selected Lots of suction with wand
It is probably clogged near where the floor part picks upthat is why the wand still works ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I don't seem to get suction on the bare floor mode
Hello,There are several things that this could be. Probably the \012most common problem that we see when customers come in with this problem\012 is actually a fairly simple problem to fix. Here are just a few things \012that this could be ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Just got my dc33... one issue... the dial switch to control btn bare floor / carpet mode doesn't seem holding in it's position when I set to the bare floor mode... it keeps coming back to carpet mode with brush-bar activated... the dial doesn't really click to the floor mode. Any advice on this?
Hi there,I'm sorry to hear you're having difficulties with your DC33. If you're concerned that the brush control doesn't seem to be staying in position, it's probably best if you get in touch with us directly. One of our experts will be h ... Dyson DC33 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Dyson upright, no suction at bottom in carpet or bare floor mode
Hi its Darran at Dyson. It sounds as though the machine is blocked. with the machine switched off, check the base of the machnie by removing the soleplate and clearing any obstructions. With the soleplate removed, you will be able to ch ... Dyson DC14 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a Eureka Mega Boss Central Vac Model # CV1801P. The suction works when the handle button is pushed left (floor mode) but no suction happens when the button is pushed right. When the floor attachment is hooked up and the button is pushed right, the brush rotates, but there is no suction.
... Eureka Vacuums
I have an electrolux renaisence vacuum. the brush in the floor attachment turns but I have no suction. When I change to bare floor option on the handle the brush stops turning (correct) but I still have no suction. The lights on the handle showing --floor,carpet, high and low all work.
Sounds like you have a clog, either in the hose or the inlet by the brush roll. ... Vacuums
Stripped gear noise occurs in carpet mode, not bare floor mode
... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Suction loss on bissel proheat 2x. will suction up water on bare floor but barely sucks up on rug. I have cleaned everything I can but just not doing the trick
... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
Dyson vacum cleaner lost suction got the DC14 and it doesn't seem to have much suction in the floor head, the hose still has good suction. I have checked all the paths for blockage and there is none.
Hey, this is Leland with Crucial Vacuum,\012\012If your unit's suction has decreased there could be several reasons.\012\012Firstly, the motor may be the problem. If you hear any noises while the machine is running, you should contact ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson animal D28 suction on floor vacuum mode is so strong I can't push the machine. Last used for hand tools, is there some mechanism that is stuck?
Dyson dc28 too much suction
... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
We have two of these vacuums and both of them have experienced the same problems. First the floor heighth adjustment doesn't work and now neither one will pick up on either carpet or floor when in the brush/floor mode. They both seem to work with the suction hose function. We have removed the back panel to see if there was an obstruction but it was clear. We have changed the bag and the small filter (not the HEPA filter) all to no avail. What else can we do? We are desperate to use our vacu
Did you check the powerhead for obstructions? With a bend in the tube just below where the hose connects, this is a common spot for clogs. To check, detach hose and drop a coin in the hole. If it doesn't drop through, a blockage is present. Use t ... Electrolux Oxygen 3 Upright Vacuum Cleaner - EL5035 Vacuum
My Kenmore model 116 vacuum head will roll in carpet mode but no suction, no action at all in floor mode.
Tripped overload, try resetting...Check pic.... ... Vacuums
My dyson DC17 has a noise in it when in the carpet mode and not when in the bare floor mode. HELP
Did you clean out the roller brush and replace the belt? If you haven't done that I would give it a try. Here is a link to the replacement belt you need: ... Vacuums
My dyson works fine in the bare floors mode but when i turn it to carpet mode it makes loud noise and wont **** up.
You need to replace the belt. Here is a link to the manual and to the belts you need:Dyson DC07 Manual and Belts ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I've got a Kenmore canister vacuum, Progressive 236123, and there's a burning smell from the belt side of the head--smells a lot like hot rubber. I've cleaned the agitator and changed the belt, but I still get the smell. It's stronger when I'm using "carpet" mode than when I'm using "bare floor" mode. Any ideas what the problem is?
... Kenmore 23612 Progressive PowerMate Bagged Canister Vacuum
I don't get much suction from the hose on my DC17 All Floors. I don't see any obtacles in the hose. The suction when upright is fine.
Hello,The way your Dyson DC17 is designed, there is a suction divert mechanism that diverts the suction to floor when the vacuum cleaner head is pushed down, and then back to the hose when the vacuum is in the upright position. If you a ... Vacuums
My Bissell steam cleaner appears to have suction at the connecting point for the receiving tank but it does not collect the disbursed liquid and cleaner either on the floor mode or the handle tool. The floor is soaking wet!
Hi,Here is a tip that will give you all the information you need to fix your BissellProheat Vacuum Problem.Bissell Proheat Upright Wet/ ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
Way too much suction
Did you call Dyson? Just call their customer service and see if there have been other complaints like yours. I just got the same model and will be looking out for this.\015\012\015\012Randy ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Dyson DC07 won't switch from bare floor to carpet mode. What should I do?
Hi its Darran at Dyson.Its worth moving the brush control dial from the bare floors position to the middle position a few times incase the dial has simply become stiff. If this does not resolve the issue, you may need an engin ... Dyson DC07 All Floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Dyson DC07: When I first got this vacuum, it was so powerful that it lifted my area rugs off the floor. It is so weak it barely works. I have removed and cleaned the filter, but I can?t seem to improve the suction. What am I doing wrong? How do I fix it?
Hello,\015\012\015\012If your vacuum runs but still leaves dirt behind, the culprit could be the drive belt or an obstruction. If the agitator brush slips or won't turn, the belt is bad and needs to be replaced. If suction is weak when yo ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Does the vacuum lose suction when in the floor mode if the belt is broken?
To put it simply, no. By floor mode I'm assuming you're stopping the brush roll from turning so that you can clean hard surface floors instead of carpet. When the brush roll doesn't turn you do lose agitation which vibrates the carpet so that the dir ... Eureka Smartvac 4870 Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Hoover U5491900 Anniversary Windtunnel will not pick up very well, there is good suction when I use the attachments, but when I use it on the floor it won't pick up much, what is wrong with it and how can I fix it?
The reason why it is not picking up well is because the belt is worn or stretched and it can't turn the brush (which picks up debris) against the resistance of the carpet. Here is the belt you need: ... Hoover U5491-900 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Put in new clutch, but the brush does not seem to be lowering when you change between bare floor and carpet. Does not seem to be touching carpet when engaged. Still has good suction.
The brushroll must be broken ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum