Having problems with your Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum ?
SMELL COMING FROM VACUUM
\015 EVERY TIME I USE MY KENMOR VACUUM CLEANER THE AIR SMELLS LIKE ROTTEN. IT STARTED HAPPENING FEW MONTH AGO, BUT I HAD THIS VACUUM CLEANER FOR 5 YEARS. I NEVER VACUUMED ANYTHING SMELLY, JUST CARPET AS USUAL.\015
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The original belt on my upright Kenmore Progressive broke and I replaced it with the spare that was in the vacuum. The vacuum and spare belt are about 10 years old. Then the spare broke after one vacuuming session and there was a burning smell coming from the vacuum. I ordered new belts and replaced it with the new belt. It seems to be working fine with no smell. I checked the belt after I vacuumed the family room and although it was in tact, the belt was very hot. Is that normal? Should t
The belt heats up due to the friction, as well as being in contact with the shaft of a hot motor. It is normal. ... Kenmore Progressive 35922 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Burning smell There is a burning smell when I run my Kirby Ultimate G. The smell seems to be coming from the belt. I looked at the brushes and they are spinning so the belt is working. the Post on the vacuum is getting very hot not sure if that is normal. What is causing this?
Unlock the sweeper brushes and take them out. on each end is a cup bearing and should be free of debris.then check around and under the belt and likely there is debris wrapped around it.the post is getting hot as your pulling too much of ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
SMELL COMING FROM VACUUM
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I heard that a class action lawsuit against Oreck Vacuum is being started because of all the problems customers are having with their vacuums. Does anyone know about this? My Oreck is only a couple of years old and keeps burning up belts. I took it in after only one week of usage when I started to notice white smoke coming out of it and the smell of burning rubber. I feel like I got the old run-around, when the service tech told me he couldn't find anything wrong (but replaced the burned up belt
You are correct about the fact that legal action has been taken. Go to this link to read more\015\012\015\012 ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Dust smell I noticed a dust smell coming from the vacuum although I could see no sign of it leaking. It was as if it were blowing out dirty air.
Are all filters in place and clean check this first ... Dyson DC25 Animal Bagless Upright Vacuum
Burning smell comes from miele vacuum - Miele Vacuums
You will have to open it up to see if it is a circuit board or the motor that is causing the smoking. ... Miele Vacuums
Smell coming out of vacuum - Hoover Vacuums
If it is a smell of burning rubber, it is time to change the belt. It is an easy fix. Most belts can be changed by opening the bottom plate, lifting the roller up, and sliding in a new belt. You can find ... Hoover Vacuums
Burning smell coming from vacuum
Use a penny to turn the 2 screws on top a quater turn then fold down the vacuum and lift up the cover and you will have access to the belt. Clean the small hepa filter with soapy water. their may be 2 of them. The cannnister filters need to be shaken ... Hoover U5753-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
Bad Smell comes out when vacuum is turned on
Changed the Belt. This helped ... Bissell 6594 PowerForce Bagless Upright Vacuum
A burning smell is coming from my vacuum and it starts to smoke after using it for a couple of minutes
I love those situations... i wish i could be there to help you. anyway, the brushes on the motor could be bad... if the motor gets hot, i wouldn't suggest running it until you fix the motor. click ... Hoover U5753-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
My vacuum has a burning smell coming from it. What should i do?
It's most likely the belt in the power head is worn or loose. Friction against the roller and/or motor shaft will result in the smell. Replace it and you should be fine.\015\012Check the roller brush for theads, hair, etc., and clean if neces ... Eureka Vacuums
Good Morning, A friend recently gave me her Hoover windtunnel model U630-900 vacuum. It is a self propelled vac. It comes on but is hard to push and will not really pick up any dust particles on the carpet. It has a funny smell also. I saw where one of you Q & A you said to check the roller brush. I thought maybe a belt may be off or something, but I do not have a manual to know where to begin checking. Could you tell what to check and also if there is anywhere online to download the manua
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Burning smell coming from motorwhile running - Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum
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Belts I have recently bought new belts and when I installed the green light only comes on sometimes and I can smell rubber burning. The last belt broke very quickly so I am assuming that when I put the vacuum back together I am doing something incorrectly. Can you help instruct me?
Recently received a kirby from mother in law and don't how to change the belts ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I smell dust coming from my Riccar N2000 upright vacuum. Repairman cannot find anything wrong. What can I do?
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Smell coming from vacuum when using beater bar
Check to see if the Belt is broke or a build of dirt is were the belt is . Make sure the beater bar is sitting in place .Best of luck Ed. ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
Bosch hepa 2000w vacuum - burning smell coming from appliance
I it is an electrical smell, then you have a bad motor, if a rubber smell, you may have a bad belt and/or brush roll. ... Vacuums
Bunning smell. How do I determine if it's the motor or the mother board? As there is no smoke coming out of the vacuum.
Is it an electrical smell or a rubber type smell. If there is no smoke, it could be that the belt is slipping and causing a smell. If it is the motor, usually it would smoke, or at least quit running and making strange noises. ... Vacuums
My vacuum motor started to smell "hot" and sound like it was struggling. Also not a lot of suction. Could there be an obstruction? The bag is new and the performance light isn't coming on.
Hi,Here is a tip that I wrote about my Bissel but I bet you have the same problem and the hose is clogged...Bissell Bagless Upright Vacuum not ... Kenmore 25512/ 25513 Progressive Canister Vacuum
Makes a loud noise like a grinding noise then smokes comes out and it smells like burning rubber? When I take the (rod) brush off with the belt then run the vacuum there is no more noise? Please help me thank you
Your belt is worn and stretched and so it is slipping on the motor drive shaft. That is why it is noisy and smells like burning rubber. You simply need to replace the belt. You can get replacement belts here: ... Vacuums
I have a Z345 Electrolux cylinder vacuum cleaner, from the 1970s probably, but not used much. I have lost the guide. I forgot to change the bag before it was full. Smoke started to come out - smelling of burnt paper, not rubber. So switched off. It did not blow the fuse, and may be OK. I wish to inspect it. How do I open it up? Alos I have an air filter and a motor filter for it. I have often changed the air filter on the top. How do I get at the motor filter, if there is one? Than
Good day! OK you have to is replaced the bag and that's it.And don't forget to change the bag again to avoid that problem.Thank you ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
Self propel wheels not moving and smell like burning rubber coming from the back of the vacuum. How do you get to the belt to replace it?
Hello,\015\012\015\012I believe that you're asking about the Hoover Windtunnel Self-Propelled upright, but I can't be sure. I've posted a video below that we recorded showing how to replace the belts on your Hoover WT. If you have a d ... Vacuums
Bissell lift off pet revolution vacuum smells bad when I vacuum!
Put a BOUNCE sheet inside the filter ... Bissell 37604 Lift-Off Pet Bagless Upright / Canister Vacuum CleanerVacuum
Burning Smell coming from the moter
This could be a motor problem. There is always a slight blue arcing that occurs when an electrical motor runs and can be visible through the exhaust vent, but any excessive arcing indicates a problem. If the carbon brushes are sticking, this will cau ... Hoover U5262-900 / U5260-900 / U5266-900 / U5268-900 EmPower Bagless Upright Vacuum
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