Having problems with your Kenmore 22812 Bagged Canister Vacuum ?
Kenmore vacuum- no suction, brush wont turn
\015 Hi,\015\012I bought a Kenmore vacuum\015\0122 and a half years ago (Model: 721.35820500) I think its an LG.\015\012Recently it started acting up. It doesnt seem to pick up dirt at all\015\012now. I have opened it several times, cleaned the filters, cheked the\015\012belt.. but no luck. I dont think the belt is loose beause I need to\015\012pull it to mount it when I'm putting it back, but I dont know how much\015\012tight it should be. Sometimes the roller/agitator doesnt even spin and\015\012at other times it either doesnt pick up dirt or just spits it right\015\012out. The top filter on it is kinda like a thick paper cylinder with pleats all around, I have washed it also as I was advised at the time of purchase.\015\012Sears ofcourse wants $60 to even look at it.... can someone please help....\015\012Thanks\015\012Uzee\015
Sounds to me like you have a plugged vacuum. Check all the way through.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Kenmore 22812 Bagged Canister 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 :
Kenmore vacuum - no suction, brush wont turn
Sounds like the vacuum is clogged and putting too much stain on the agitator, so I would clean out the entire passage way for the vacuum and replace the agitator belt, you must clean out all the hoses it is clogged somewhere ... Kenmore Vacuums
Kenmore vacuum- no suction, brush wont turn
Sounds to me like you have a plugged vacuum. Check all the way through. ... Kenmore 22812 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Kenmoore beltless vaccum brush wont turn - Kenmore 35912 / 35913 Progressive Upright Vacuum
... Kenmore 35912 / 35913 Progressive Upright Vacuum
The vacuum suction still works but the brush wont turn. It still looks like the belt is intact and attached properly.
The problem with Dysons is that the belt breaks and sits in position.If you can turn the brush by hand, with little or no resistance then I would say the belts broken.If in doubt take the cover off and look. ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Bought a Kenmore Progressive canister vacuum at a garage sale that looked in better than average condition, filters clean, new bag, all accessories intact, some debris in roller brush. problem is no suction when turned on. There does not appear to be any obstruction in hose. did not have manual
Hello,Carnister vacuum cleaners are all built with the same principle in mind. A motor \015\012generates power which powers a vacuum which, in turn, creates suction to\015\012 lift debris. The most common areas of suction loss are within ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
Hoover WindTunnel S3765. The motor spins and the belt turns when I turn the brushes on, and the brushes will spin. The problem is that when I do this on carpet, the brushes stop spinning. As soon as I pull the "head" off the carpet, the brushes spin again. It's almost as if the vacuum suction is too great. I took the head apart and watched the motor turn the metal spindle that the belt rests on, and the belt turns as well.
The belt is stretched and needs replacement.(Belt # 38528036) . The brush is not turning against resistance. ... Hoover 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
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
When vacuuming carpet with the electric power brush it will ocassionly , go to zero suction mode and shut off the brush. I have tried to cause it to happen by playing with the joint areas ( handle to tube and tube to power brush) without sucess. When the problem does occur I just turn the suction back on and power up the brush again at the handle controls.
You gave a good start to giving us good information to help you with solving this problem-- But I need a little more information:It sounds like you have the Electric Motor driven Power nozzle/ Floo ... Miele Blue Moon Bagged Canister Vacuum
'eureka whirlwind lite' vacuum - brushes turn but no real suction
... Eureka Whirlwind 4388 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Smell/suction I have a Eureka Altima Model 2991 Type AVZ. I have suction when I use the power paw and attachments. I have all hoses clear. My brush is spinning and belt is not broken (I opened it up and checked), but I have no suction when I turn it on to vacuum my living room carpet. I also have a burning smell to go with it after about 30 seconds. I've never had a problem with this vacuum cleaner before.
Ours started smelling too, and it seems that the plastic end on the roller brush was melting. In process of finding rollerbrush for it now ... Eureka 2971AV EZ Kleen Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have looked online for this vacuum but could not find it. The closest one is the Eureka 8803 but the p/n on mine says 79307. I have totally disassemble this vacuum. There are no clogs anywhere. Motor spins by turning shaft. Belt is new and turns brush. It still has absolutely no suction.
... Eureka Boss Capture 8803AVZ Bagless Upright Vacuum
I had to empty the canister and when I put it back on and turned on the vacuum, the suction does not turn on. The brushes are rolling and the attachment suction works fine. Any suggestions?
... Eureka 431A Optima Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have the Eureka Whirlwind upright vacuum. All of a sudden there is no suction- the hose has suction but not main part. I have no idea- but the brush part is not turning??? should I get a new vacuum or is this an easy fix? thanks!!!!!
If the belt isn't turning then it has snapped. Check the top of the hood for two or three crosshead screws; two at the front and one under neath by the left hand side if looking at the upright from the front. Its easy to fix if you take your ti ... Eureka WhirlWind Litespeed 5844 Upright Vacuum
My vacuum is a Kenmore Special Edition with a Power-Mate 12.0 AMPS wand. I ran over the edge of fringed edge of my living room carpet and immediately turned off the vacuum. Although I have removed the fringe pieces from the wand head and I have pushed the overload protector reset button on the wand, the wand brush will not turn. Help- it's the Thanksgiving weekend and guests are coming soon! Thank you.
... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
Brush not turning and vacuum not suctioning
It probably needs a new bag or could be clogged. ... Eureka Capture Upright Vacuum Vacuum
Kenmore vacuum upright no brush turn
... Kenmore 34923 / 34925 Progressive Bagged Upright Vacuum
Vacuum brushes won't turn. It still has suction.
That means that you need to replace the belt that turns the roller brush. They naturally stretch and wear and you should replace this belt yearly. Here is the belt you need and the manual which has instructions on how to change it: ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My central kenmore vacuum wont suction
Hello hdd85,\015\012I think you answered your own question when you verified that all the vacuum outlets have vacuum on them and then after you hook up tyhe vac hose, you fail to get vacuum at the other end. I would say that based on your probl ... Vacuums
My beater bar on my Kenmore 116.25615506 canister vacuum keeps turning on and off when I vacuum rugs. The suction continues, but the beater bar seems to be shorting or whatever. I checked the belts and they look like new. Any suggestions? The rest of the vacuum works fine!
... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
We have a kenmore canister vacuum and it runs but when turn on the rug clener brush the brush will not run we then put on small brush head and that will work
If the power head motor runs, but the brush doesn't turn, then the belt is broken. Replace the belt and it should work. ... Kenmore Vacuums
Bissell vacuum model 3760 brush will turn but there is no suction
... Bissell 37601 LiftOff Revolution Turbo Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The brushes wont turn,but it has good suction for the hose
If the belt seems to ok, you may need to order a replacement clutch assembly. These are not that expensive and can be ordered through dyson or possibly online. Switching from bare floor to carpet while the motor is running is really stressful on th ... Dyson DC14 All floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Vacuum brush roller wont turn - Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
You dont say if you checked if the belt is still whole so my guess is the belt broke(it could've fallen off and not be there at all but you definately need a belt) check that and let us know ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
Have a Centralux Aerus about 5 years old. Don't see a model number. There is suction but beater brush quit working. Was using for a few minutes, shut it off for a few minutes, turned it back on and suction only. Tried the reset button also. Tried the sidekick attachment and it works fine. There was no smell like something was hot. Belt is fine. Are there any fuses or anything else to try? This vacuum cleaner has not really been used that much, it is hard to believe the motor would need replaced
There probably is a loose wire in the handle near the switch or a wire off near the swivel elbow near the vac power head. With the right fastener tool to remove some screws you can fix it yourself ... Electrolux Centralux Vacuum