Having problems with your iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum ?

Scooba 5800 "check tank" light always goes on. - I have checked tank. I have cleanout brushes, tank; rinsed, sloshed, dumped. The check tank light comes back on when I want to clean. What should I do now? Pat

Answers :

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for iRobot 5800 Scooba 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 :

Scooba 5800 "check tank" light always goes on. - I have checked tank. I have cleanout brushes, tank; rinsed, sloshed, dumped. The check tank light comes back on when I want to clean. What should I do now? Pat

... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum

I have the Miele S7280...the one without the clog hatch on the back. I took the bag cover off, then continued the remove the screws and cover underneath it to detatch the top from the bottom. Found the clog and cleaned it out. Heres the problem...now the power nozzle light comes on and the vacuum "on" is lite up red, but it will not come on. Checked the filters and the bag. It certaintly seems like the top and bottom are meeting up to latch into each other, but I have no power. Help!!

... Miele S7210 Bagged Upright Vacuum

Hello. My scooba 5800 had a check tank light on. I used a straw on the valve and that fixed the problem. Now the scooba runs like nothing is wrong, but there is no actual cleaning going on! It goes the full cycle, but no liquid comes out. The vac part seems to be working b/c there is fluff in the vac when it's done. Please help!

Hello, Take the battery out and hold the switch down for 30 seconds, to reset the curcuit board, then charge back up for 12 hours. this should take care of it. If I can help future please call @ 1561-848-3387 Thank you, Teresa. Clean Sweep Vacuums ... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum

It leaves dirt and fluff in the rollers not in the filter. So is not cleaning properly. There is never anf fluff at all in the filter. Also the lid does not close properly and we constantly get the 'check tank' light coming on. It leaves streaky marks across the floor and seems to leave the floor too wet (hence the streaks). Look forward to hearing from you.

Is there something stuck in the air passage between the tank and inlet ... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum

I have a new scoba (irobot) the battery is charged the tanks were fillied and every time i hit the power button and then clean the machines "check the tank" light came on. i have done all the proper instruction checks an i have done all the trouble shooting section. the machine will only work (and that is for 5 minutes drying its head) when i hit power and the clean button twice. so obviously the machine is somewhat working

We had to prime the sensor. irobot suggested a turkey baster, but we didn't have oneso we used an empty visine bottle with the end snipped off and rinsed completely. this worked after the first try. thank you for your interest ... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum

When I flip the switch on my sebo x1 upright, a red light comes to the brush and bag icons. However, I cleaned out the hose and checked to make sure there is no obstruction from the brush to the hose also, or from the hose to the bag. It is clear that juice is coming to the vacuum, but there is no sign of life except the two red lights.

Thanks for contacting fixya. You should pull out the bag and reset the machine. You should take all the user replaceable items. And turn it on. You will get lot of errors. Then turn the machine off. Put back all the accessor ... Sebo Automatic X1 Bagged Upright Vacuum

My sister dropped her roomba than brought it to me complaining it does'nt work anymore. I took it apart, cleaned everything i knew to clean,could not find anything obviously wrong so I put it back together.I charged the battery than tried it. The green light comes on when you push the clean button and it makes a little grunt noise but that's it.

Have a look at the motor brushes if there broken or poped out this is were the "grunt is coming from" the motor is trying to turn but cant? ... iRobot Roomba 4000 Bagless Robotic Vacuum

I have a creda aquablue 8.5 kw electric shower. it's only 2 years old, it comes on ok then the light goes out & it goes cold, if you turn it towards cold it comes back on but not for long. i've cleaned the shower head as advised but it made no difference. can you tell me which part is faulty? my son in law is an electrician & could fit it

... Vacuums

My irobot scooba check tank light will not go off, I have tried cleaning everything, priming and the light still won't go off, someone please help me! hollie

... iRobot Scooba 380 Robotic Vacuum

Roomba discovery My roomba comes off the charger and will go about a minute and a half. Then it will stop and beep once. i checked roombas sight and they said that the brushed need to be cleaned. I cleaned the brushes 6 times. It still does the same thing. I bought it from you in November of 2007. Should I bring it back to your service department?

Greetings doreen f,\015\012\015\012The roomba unit carries a one year manufacturers warranty, so you should be able to bring it into your local Best Buy™ store and have them try to repair it. \015\012\015\012I hope this ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum

Kirby Sentria I bought my kirby sentria just before we were to move house and although I have the instructions somewhere, they will be boxed up and I so want to clean the carpets before I move. Problem is that I don't know whether the belt should be on or off when using the big silver front with the Kirby insignia on it. I know that the green light should come on when it is working properly and it does not, so I am doing something wrong. I can attach the attachments no problem but I want to use

If the green light is off, then its time to replace the band. This video shows you how. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum

I lost the detergent container on my Hoover Model F7220-900. Its a small plastic bottle that sits on the back of the clean water tank. I called the help desk and they told me that they no longer make that part so I have to pay $55 to replace the whole tank which will come with a detertent container built in. The whole carpet cleaner was only worth about $225 new. I don't feel I should have to pay $55 for a part I don't need but the machine is worthless without it. Any good ideas to solve th

... Hoover F7220900 SteamVac V2 Upright Vacuum

I have a Kenmore Elegance Vacuum with Dirt Sensor, Model # 116.30750400C, Serial number M41901532. When vacuuming the carpet the power head will work for 3-6 mins then automatically shut off, power is still there and lights work but the power head motor turns off and the suction stops. I will turn it off and on, check the outlet, flick the on off buttons...nothing. I will turn it off for a couple minutes and it turns back on and runs like normal. I've check the bags, filters, cleaned the hos

It is an electrical problem in the handle, if you can or know somebody that has any fix it ability it can be fixed in about ten minutes. Oh, and Sears SUCKS!! ... Kenmore 34612 Bagged Upright Vacuum

My Scooba floor cleaner "check tank" light stays on even after it's refilled and everything cleaned but still will not work. It just keeps beeping at me when I try to start it. How do I reset it or get the light to turn off so I can wash my floors?

Flush out the solution valve with water (aka "prime the pump"). Use water, not just air, because water will clear any obstructions that may be in the lines. Also, rinse your tank through the four ports on the *underside*-- one round, two oval, one la ... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum

I have a modelF5914-900 steamvac cleaner.serial #0704 0011 4711 I cleaned the carpets in my house and then started to do the stairs with the stair attachment. I got down to the last four stairs and the solution would no longer come out. I checked the tank and hose connection and tried priming the pump per the instruction manual. nothing worked. Could you make a suggestion as to what the problem could be? Thank You

Check fuses goin to the pump, is the pump working? if so you may have an air pocket or a air leak in the intake. ... Vacuums

My electroloux sweepers filter light keeps coming on, I cleaned it and still showing it needs checked. What else am I suppose to do?

I clean my foam filter weekly & this happened to me too. I discovered that there was a small clog in the solid gray tube where the stretch hose attaches to the base. I still had plenty of suction, but the clog was big enough to trigger the red ... Electrolux EL8502 Versatility Bagless Upright Vacuum

Karcher sc1402 bought july 2010 the water will not auto fill and red light keeps coming on because water not reaching tank machine works for a brief time when manually filled by unscrewing plug at top and filling it that way, once water level reduces machine wants more water and this doesn't happen i have descaled

... Karcher DE4002 Steam Vacuum

Samsung sc8442 vacuum - has lost its suction and makes a meduim to high pitched humming noise if turn up above halfway on the suction. this also makes the red light come on. I've cleaned the filter and checked around a bit but cannot find out why it's doing it...?

There are several filters. when you take the dust box out, you need to clean this filter as wellhttp://www.4ourhouse.co.uk/cgi-bin/finder.pl?ftype=443401&brand_change=&section=0&path=&hb=0&brandset=9925&model=10689 ... Samsung Vacuums

Just got done doing a cleaning and replacing filtrer on my eseries rainbow now when i put everything back it does not want to come on? any suggestions. email [email protected]

It sounds like your water basin safety switch is not geing switched.\012\012Let me know if you need anything els,\012Ralph ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

Bissell will spray water when set to water rinse, but as soon as it is set to light, normal, or heavy cleaning, there is no spray. I have tried priming but to no avail. I put plain water in the solution tank to test without ay success. It is like it loses it's prime whenever you try to use a solution mix. Once you set it back to water rinse only and go through the priming steps, it is OK. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

Please check the following with liquid in both tanks.\012 \012- Check to see if the machine will spray through the hose with the setting on tools. If it does, the pump is fine. Continue troubleshooting.\012- Check for ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

Have Hoover SteamVac Model F5835-900. Has gunk under the front clear hood where water/debris is lifted from carpet to the tank. Wife wants me to remove clear hood to clean; however the hood cannot come off without damage. Can I safely remove this hood?

There 2 screws on the bottom edge, one on each side, then there is a ***** on top at just beyond the lip of the window. Then it will come off of the machine. \015\012\015\012 ... Vacuums

Roomba Scheduler Hi, my roomba scheduler is wobbling back and forth then stopping after a few minutes. It beeps "uh oh" and the orange status light comes on. I've cleaned every part I can think of or read about. I've replaced all the brushes and filters. Any suggestions?

... iRobot 4296 Robotic Vacuum

My Dyson DC24 sucked in a backpack strap and tripped. I then decided to pull out the brush and clean off whatever else happened to be clung onto it and put it back in. The darn thing doesn't turn anymore. Everyone says to push the reset button in until a click is heard but I put in a bit of force and I haven't heard a click so I stopped because I didn't want to break it. Is there something I haven't checked or do I keep adding force?

If the motor is running and the roller is not turning you may have to let the handle down as you would when you are getting ready to vacuum the flood. I think there is a switch you step on to let the handle down and it will engage the roller bar moto ... Dyson Ball DC24 Bagless Upright Vacuum

Karcher sc1402 bought july 2010 the water will not auto fill and red light keeps coming on because water not reaching tank machine works for a brief time when manually filled by unscrewing plug at top and filling it that way, once water level reduces machine wants more water and this doesn't happen i have descaled

... Karcher DE4002 Steam Vacuum

I need to know how to clean the hose and dirty water tank. 1) does the bottom of the tank come off to clean the gunk off the walls 2) does the hose come off so it can be cleaned out?

Yes you can take off the tank and take apart...wash all parts.... ive done it ... Bissell THE BISSELL LITTLE GREEN MACHINE Vacuum
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.mictaservice.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.1132 seconds