Having problems with your Kenmore Progressive Glide Upright Vacuum Cleaner ?
No suction the vacuum does not sucks dirt
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The vacuum does not **** in dirt. It is blowing air instead. Yet when I disconnect the vacuum from the cannister, the suction seems very strong. I took it to a vacuum repairman, and he said that Kenmore sucks and I might as well get rid of it. (He wanted to sell me another one) It is 10 years old, but if I can fix it I would like to try.
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Suction problems My Hoover elite vacuum (which is less than a year old) is not sucking up properly. Also, when I detach the tube that goes to the vacuum cleaner so I can add my attachments, it blows OUT dirt through that opening. HELP!
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No suction the vacuum does not sucks dirt
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I took apart the vacuum, did what you suggested and cleaned out clogs ect. all areas of suctions work great but just sucks in dirt spits it back out.
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It has no suction. It was fine yesterday. I washed the dirt container and the filter, let it dry and put it back in the vacuum. Today my vacuum isnt picking up any dirt and has no suction. When I took the hose out of the back, it started blowing dust and dirt out but still no suction.
Look for a place where the vacuum line has to turn in a near 90 degree turn. It's easy for it to get stopped up there. ... Vacuums
Vacuum Problem My dirt devil vacuum is losing suction and keeps clogging. All the dirt keeps sticking to the screen by the filter and then it would stop working. Also the hose does not have a strong suction power either. So what can I do?
The Bissell can have several filters in it, depending on the model. Some have a round hepa filter that is covered with a foam sleeve. This filter is located at the bottom of the dirt cup. Others have a foam filter that is located under the dirt cup i ... Dirt Devil Vision Turbo W/Bonus Upright Vacuum Vacuum
Need Kirby Generation 3 Vacuum cleaner manual. Vacuum is not picking up dirt from floor. Seems to have enough suction to inflate the bag, but when you check the suction under the vacuum, there seems to be extremely litle suction.
If your brush roll is turning and your bag is not overly full, then the only other thing it can be is a clog where the bag connects to the vacuum. Turn the plastic part out away from vacuum and lift off to see if you have something clogging it. It ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Unbeknownst to me, someone took the bag out of my Kenmore Progressive vacuum and failed to replace it. I have been vacuuming without a bag for months, and today the vacuum stopped sucking. When I opened up the front to replace the bag, tons of dirt and dust came pouring out. I thoroughly cleaned the vacuum, put in a new bag, but still no sucking power. Just dust coming from the rear vents where one of the filters is. Is the vacuum ruined, or is it a simple solution of buying a new filter?
Sounds like you need to buy a new motor. All that grit and dust will ruin a motor and I'm surprised it lasted as long as it did.\015\012This is where a vacuum that won't run without a bag would have been nice. (Aerus for one) ... Kenmore 31913 Progressive Direct Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum
No suction i have a hoover supreme wind tunnel vac and its relatively new and the suction, well......sucks. It wont pick anything up! I am extremely frustrated! I picked up a ball of fuzz off the carpet and held it under the vacuum and it still wouldn't **** it up. I then shoved the fuzz up INTO the vacuum. It fell right back out. I may as well not even vacuum. Please help!
I have found more vacuums on the way to the dump because they were full. Check. Is it full?\015\012If not the air way is clogged. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
Miele s7000 I first got the vacuum and used it for 20mins then the vacuum just lost the suction, the brush works but it just push the dirt around the house and I can see the dust and dirt flying around.So, I thought maybe the bag was fulled so I put the new bag in but still pushing the dirt around. What's wrong with it?
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Sounds like there's a clog in the long hose that connects to the dirt canister. Remove the hose completely and check for clogs. There is a blue plastic piece that the hose is attached to. You can remove it by taking out the two screws in the back, ... Dirt Devil M087700SV Bagless Upright Vacuum
Dirt devil vacuum has suction on bottom but not on hose
I would start by checking the hose for blockage. You can use anything long like a coat hanger to poke around and look for something like a hairball clogging the line. Second there is a valve that activates when you use the top line that redirects suc ... Dirt Devil Featherlite Bagless Vacuum M085845Vacuum
I purchased a brand new Eureka Pet vacuum, sorry don't know exact name but it the one that has the self cleaning duster on it. Last night I used the vacuum on my carpet, it was working fine until I accidently sucked up the corner of a scarf that was hanging off a couch. I shut the vacuum off, pulled out the scarf and and resumed vacuuming. Much to my dismay the suction on the vacuum had ceased. Can you tell me if there is a reset button on the vacuum? The vacuum does not appear to be damage
If the motor is running, there should be suction. Possible problems depend on whether it's a canister or upright and are:\015\012A clog in the hose, UR or canister. Detach hose. Drop small coin in one end and lift hose causing it to roll out ... Eureka Vacuums
My Vacuum DC-17 has just quit sucking. It has been making quite a racket since I had the belt changed at a repair shop several months ago. I was told that the belt was a new design and figured that was why it was making so much noise. it seemed to work fine, was picking up dirt and all, but today, when I started vacumming, I noticed it was not sucking air either with the belt engaged or not. My vacuum is approx. 5 years old.
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My vacuum blows air instead of sucking air. I have a dirt devil swivel guide. I got something stuck in the brush spinner, got it out...but now the vacuum doesnt suck stuff up anymore.
Http://www.geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=571660\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012My vacuum blows air instead\015\012Posted by katweaver3 on ... Vacuums
On the back of my lg kompressor vacuum below the retractable cord is a suction plug that keeps sucking in when the vacuum is turned on it is supposed to stay out the increase suction. what is the solution for this problem.
Remove the hose fitting on the lower back of the vacuum and you will probably find a large amount of debris lodged in the hose. That hose leads to an opening right behind the main roller brush. If you remove the brush, it is easier to remove any clog ... LG Kompressor Upright Vertical Cyclone Vacuum
I have a power drive baggless vacuum cleaner...it runs well, but suddenly it seems to have lost most of the suction coming through the hose and floor area. When I remove the dirt container, the suction below it seems strong. I have had it to repair twice--they have tuned it up and replaced all filters and belt. It still does not pick up well when I vacuum or use the hose. Can you help ?
There is something stopping it up,you will have to dissasemble the unit to find the blockage,this is the most likely problem. ... Hoover U6660-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
We have this vacuum and its not sucking enough. its sucking at about 50% capacity. we vacuumed an entire room and when we opened it up, there was nothing in the dirt holder. we have cleaned all filters and tubes...any suggestions?
A common probem with vacuums that are equipped with an attachment switch is the switch isn't all the way in it's normal position. Our Bissell has a yellow dial that switches from normal to attachment mode and will only work at 1/2 its power if the s ... Bissell 6594 PowerForce Bagless Upright Vacuum
Karcher WD3.300M My machine suck the dirt up until a stage and then I need to blow the pipes out and vacuum again. Please help??? What's wrong with it???
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Poor Suction Heya! So I just picked up a used Dyson, but when I vacuum with it, the suction is pretty weak and it spits all kinds of stuff out the back and into my feet. When I pull the hose I have good suction, but in regular mode it hardly picks up anything. The brushes are spinning, and it eventually will clean an area if I go over it again and again. Maybe a clog somewhere? Please tell me that Dysons have better suction than my $50 Dirt Devil! Thanks!
I recently bought a second hand Dyson DC07. Its suction was poor. I removed all the un-clipable pipe bits and to remove any blockage but it all looked clear. The Final Sponge and hepper filter did have a lot of dust in it and the rotating brush was f ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Vacuum Cleaner sucking dirt out of the cannister instead of into it.
Where you put your hand is supposed to ****.are the filters dirty?if so clean them.disconnect the hose completely from the vacuum and see if you can blow through the hose,if you can't blow through the hos then the hose is clogged.you can run a garden ... Eureka Whirlwind 4496 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The suction that comes out of the wand is very light, it's sucking things up, but the suction is very light. You know how you put your hand on the wand of a vacuum and the suction is so strong you
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My Dyson Animal has good suction and works fine for actually picking up dirt, but when I use the vacuum with the roller, I hear a grinding/rumbling noise. Its only when I use the vacuum with the brush rotating. It does not happen hen I shut the roller brush off. The belt is fine. I cannot figure out what is wrong as there are no clogs, debris, or foreign objects stuck in the brush or in the belt. The noise seems to be the only issue. The vacuum picks up fine. It just doesn't sound right a
Trace the path of the suction into the tank and see if there is anything loose or ingested.\015\012Also, remove the brush and clean as best you can. Perhaps there is something caught in it. Lubricate where it makes sense with some WD40. ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The carpet cleaning portion of the vacuum sucks debris up poorly, and during the whole time I have it on carpet, the hose continues to have strong suction. The vacuum also spits out what its vacuumed up.
The screws along the base of the vacuum must be removed . The vacuum cleaner cover must then be removed exposing the suctioning hose syphoning the debris from brush roll area. Pull the hose from the brush roll area letting it hang freely. Remov ... Vacuums
No suction My dirt devil featherlight vacuum has no suction. I have checked all hoses and they are clear. I did replace the belt which had broken and since I did that the suction is gone.
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