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HOW DO I GET TO THE MOTOR TO CLEAN AND LUB IT SO IT WONT FREEZE UP
First clean it up with some WD-40 and then lub it with some light weight motor or sewing machine oil...
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HOW DO I GET TO THE MOTOR TO CLEAN AND LUB IT SO IT WONT FREEZE UP
First clean it up with some WD-40 and then lub it with some light weight motor or sewing machine oil...\012\012heatman101 ... Hoover F5866-900 SteamVac Deluxe Wet/Dry Vacuum
My dyson animal just cuts out mid vacuming ,the motor gets quiet hot ,and wont start again for an hour or so when i expect the motor cools down .all filters cleaned no blockages etc.. any suggestions?????
This is a feature so that the motor does not burn up check all tubes ... Vacuums
Need to get to the motor to clean it and cannot get the cover off
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Bad Motor? I have an upright Electrolux Prolux Heavy Duty "Appareil Industriel" and the motor does not seem to be working and turning the brush. Is there a trip switch somewhere to try and reset the motor? I have taken the plastic cover off on the base of the unit and cleaned it well, but can't seem to get the motor to start again.
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I was vacuuming the vent in the bottom of the fridge. I must have picked something because the motor got wildly noisey. I cleaned out hoses, etc. There is no suction. I can see the blades of the motor and they are not turning around. Model U4269-930 Series B.72. Can I get at the motor to see if something is keeping the blades from turning? What would be your suggestion. Many thanks. Pat Sauerman
Hi Pat, my name is John I will do my best to assist you.\015\012\015\012You certainly can get at the motor, with simple hand tools. \015\012\015\012Referring to this ... Hoover Vacuums
The motor is shot on my shark XSH035. can I get the motor replaced - as I prefer the attachable, flexible hose feature for cleaning cornors & creavices and the newer hand-held models do not provide this option.
The motor is available from manufacturer.The manufacturer website is currently not working, here is the website: ... Euro-Pro S3325 Handheld Steam Vacuum
I own a Miele S5210 vacuum cleaner which has stopped working. It looks like the dust bag wasn't fitted properly and the machine is very dirty and the filters are completely clogged. I've cleaned it up as best I can and have replaced the filters but it still won't operate. How can I get inside the casing to clean the inner motor compartment? Thanks Tom
I want to take the fan impellar off the motor to clean it. I cant seem to get the metal housing off of the motor. Do you have to take the nut off the impellar If so how do you stop the shaft from turning thank you.
Very simply you dont take the fan out of the motor. it was not made to be removed or cleaned because its not supposed o get dirty if your using good bags in the vacuum. the best you can do is blow it out with an air hose. ... Electrolux Epic 6500 Vacuum
The nut on the seperator on my e series is frozen on , how do I get it off and can I use the e2 series seperator on an e series. Aparently the e series nut and seperator had to be take off more often or it freezes on...I bought a used one that's stuck and It works but I can get the seperator off to clean.
Do you have a friend who is a car or motorcycle mechanic? The acorn nut you refer to can be removed with the use of a small air impact wrench. Make sure the wrench is set to REMOVE (anti clockwise) the nut and give it a short burst. Never fails. ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
The motor on my Dyson Animal DC07 is getting very hot. I've always kept the filters and such clean. Is there any maintenance I am to be doing with the motor?
Hi its Darran at Dyson.From your description of the problem, it sounds as though there is a lack of airflow to the motor which is caused by a blockage in the machine or a dirty filter. To check your machine for a blockage, ple ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Vorwerk ET 340 - been great but now noticing strong burning smell after vacuuming some hair from the bathroom. Bag is nearly empty. Gave it a rest then unscrewed the cover housing the motor and all looks clean (dust is sucked up the pipe and doesn't appear to get near the motor). When I restarted it, burning smell still there. Are there any filters that might need changing? What could be causing the smell? Could the hair have gotten caught somewhere? Thanks.
Jessica,\015\012\015\012Try changing the dirt bag.\015\012Check if the motor gets hot after operation. You can come to check it by touching outside the motor housing. If it is hot or just warm.\015\012Is the smell of burning hair or something e ... Vacuums
I have a Dirt Devil Vision and when I put a clean canister back in place the suction at the bottom of the filter clogs up and very rarely go into the canister. Also where the air blows out of the motor, I will get particals that will blow out. I have checked where the belt is and also the suction tube. Do you have any ideas how to fix this problem?
Yes your intake hose is clogged thats the clear hose you can see it on the bottom from the back.disconnect the upper hose from your intake hose and try to push a coat hanger through with the end of the coat hangers end bent till its rounded so you do ... Dirt Devil M086700 Vision Bagless Upright Vacuum
Manual A friend of mine just cleaned out her garage and gave me a Westinghouse WST1600 vacuum that was rarely used. I purchased new #25 fuses and have had the battery pack plugged in for over 10 hours and when I put in into the vacuum and press the on button a green light flashes, but the motor does not start. Can I get this vacuum to work?
Here is a copy of the manual for your vacuumwww.thinkvacuums.com/pdf/uprights/Westinghouse-WST1600A.pdfWhat could be the problem is the battery could be shot after not being used for so many years that the life of the battery ... Westinghouse WST1600 Upright 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
I can't get the brushes to rotate on my hoover steam vac v. i took them apart and cleaned them and they still wont work. any ideas?
Scrubbing brushes are driven by a belt. The belt either broke or slipped off its pulley. ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum
My older Dyson DC14 (the purple one) early model with a clutch on the beater bar belt needs a clutch replacement. The bar has been cleaned and there are no worn or damaged parts so I conclude that the clutch at the motor end of the belt needs to be replaced. I can find the part online but no instructions on how to disassemble the vacuum to get to and replace it. Dysons only advice is to give me the address and phone of the nearest service center. Can you help me?
Have a look at www.dysonmedic.com which has some very useful info on dismantling and repairing Dysons.\015\012\015\012Although this site doesnt actually cover the DC1 ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have an aerus central vac. When I took it apart to try and clean ther motor the wiring came off. where can I get the info I need to rewire
Go to http://aerushome.com/ to locate an authorized shop near you.\015\012Their service department will have the info, but generally will require the machine to be brought in to ... Electrolux Centralux Vacuum
Motor overheats more and more quickly - just shuts off. I clean the filter and all but it just gets worse.
Have you ever replaced the post motor filter. Could be totally blocked. ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Water wont come out when handle pressed to do floor or out of nozzle for upholstery cleaning smells hot when trying to get it to work could this be a belt
Yes it most likely is the belt ... Bissell 1699 ProHeat Clear View Upright Steam Vacuum
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]
Actually, if you don't have continuity, then you have an open, not a short. ... Vacuums
I think the motor for the roller bar is going out, it won't turn very fast and we cleaned the bar, and made sure the belt is on right. is this an easy fix or where can I get repaired locally and quickly?
You may have to take out the roller brush completely and check the side bearings for packed in dirt. Clean out as best as you can and make sure it spins freely. use WD40 to lube it up. Hope this helps. ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
It has been cleaned , yet there is no suction the hoover wont pick hardly anything up & it gets hot very quickly
Then there most be a clog either in the hose or the dirt inlet by the brush roll. If you pull the hose off like you are going to use an attachment, is there suction there. If not, then the problem is in the hose. If there is suction, then the prob ... Hoover Vacuums
DYSON DC07 ANIMAL VAC: IT SHUTS OFF INTERMITTENTLY, GETTING WORSE SURE ITS AN OVERLOAD PROTECTOR IN MOTOR. HAVE THOROUGHLY CLEANED THE UNIT TO NO AVAIL. HELP ???
The circuit tracks should be getting cut somewhere in between some where so it leeds to this problem. ... Vacuums
I disconnected the Kirby vacuum to blow out and clean under my refrigrator, when I put it back it wont come on, don't seem to be getting any electric.
Make sure your electric plug is still in place ... Vacuums
Dyson has lost it's suction...i've cleaned all filters and checked all the hoses. The motor appears to be getting too hot
The filter housing can also be an issue. Check this:\015\012\015\012http://www.ehow.com/how_5870417_modify-dyson-prefilter-suct ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum