Having problems with your Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum ?
Odor of burt rubber
\015 I could smell like rubber burning and notice the brush belt looked worn, I replaced it but I can still smell rubber odor. Any ideas on what it could be?\015\012\015\012Oscar\015
Take the brushroller out and hold both ends without touching the wooden part. Spin the brushroll. If it doesn't keep spinning on it's own after you let go, the bearings are shot and you need a new brushroll. Go here for more helpful links...
Check the bush roller, remove it from the case and clean the ends and middle from hair,dust and string.
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Odor of burt rubber
Take the brushroller out and hold both ends without touching the wooden part. Spin the brushroll. If it doesn't keep spinning on it's own after you let go, the bearings are shot and you need a new brushroll. Go here for more helpful links...\01 ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
Purchased a Hoover Mach 3 upright sweeper which gives off a odor
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The brush on my Kenmore Pet Power Mate no longer spins. I opened it up and found the problem may be with the rubber band connecting the spinning parts. Where might I purchase a new rubber band for it?
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I checked the belt and it has not broken, but when I start to vaccum the spinning head stops, and I start to smell a rubber smell...Do you think I need to replace the belt, I did get some string caught in it the last time I vaccummed, and it did stink like rubber then also...
Yes you do need to replace the belt they stretch out. Think of a belt like a big rubber band if you were to stretch it out and hold a lighter to it the rubber band would stay stretched out. That is the same thing that happen ... Bissell Vacuums
I am trying to disassemble a electrolux 2100. I have looked at instructions given by Chemist 1961 and others. On the side, I have removed the rubber covers over the plastic rails but I can't remove the plastic rails that hold the rubber covers on. If I am right, these rails should just slide right out and the outer casing should come part.....or am I doing something wrong. I have pulled and pulled the rails and they don't budge. The rear end won't pop off. Help!
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Hi There,\015\012\015\012I'm not sure exactly which part you are asking about, so I went ahead and uploaded the parts schematic of your vacuum cleaner, that will diagram all the parts, and part numbers.\015\012\015\012If you n ... Hoover UH70015 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Generation 3 Kirby Vacuum is giving off a burnt rubber smell when I vacuum. I have tried to raise the height of the head but it still happens. Can you tell me what could be causing rubber to burn? What needs to be fixed?
The belt driving the brush roller in the power head is slipping. It is really just a big thick rubber band. Where it wears out it slips and burns due to friction. Look at the bottom of the power head. There is a cover plate held with 2 to ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Hello, I have a problem with my Eureka Powerline bagged upright vacuum. It has a 12 amp motor and is model #4352, Type D. It was probably bought new in 1998. My problem is, while vacuuming today the motor seemed to slow down all of the sudden and then began smelling like burning rubber. I shut the vacuum off to check for blockages but could not find anything blocked. When I then turned it on again it runs but seems to only be running at 1/2 the motor speed and still has the rubber buring smell.
It sounds like a rubber sealing in the motor has come loose and is being constantly rubbed against the walls of the motor with would cause the smell and loss of motor speed caused by the fricton of rubber against the rod so if you can get to the moto ... Vacuums
Small rubber cap that fits on nipple at bottom of solution tank came off, spring and check ball fell out. What's the order of reassembly? Also, can I glue the rubber cap to the nipple to prevent this in the future?
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Odors we have a animal dyson and no matter how many times we clean it, we still have a "dirty" odor when using it. Is there something I am missing when cleaning the components
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Hoover F6025900 Steam Vac Widepath LS, I own this steam vac and I found bits of rubber under the machine when I turned it on, smelled like burned rubber from a belt? Can you please tell me if there is a belt on this carpet cleaner and if so, how to access the belt? I have taken out some screws and still cant get to the belt? Thanks
Well there is no belt, and not sure what the rubber would be from, everything is plastic or metal. Unless it is really an electrical smell, which means the motor is going bad.\015\012\015\012 ... Hoover Vacuums
The Lower body of the Bissell QuickSteamer, water pours out from the body. Solution: I took apart the machine and there is a spring loaded valve with a rubber washer at the bottom. Think of the letter T upside down with the rubber washer on it. The washer stretches over the bottom and the spring creates a leakproof plug and won't allow water to pass till the button on the handle is pressed. This old washer came partially off and allowed water to leak. I purchased from the plumbing dept. a mi
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The rubber band that turns the roller on the vacuum keeps breaking. I just bought a new rubber band, put it on, and it broke immediately. Can it be fixed?
Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012The rubber band that turns\015\012 \015\012The rubber band that turns the roller on the vacuum keeps breaking. I just bought a new rub ... Vacuums
When I replace the rubber on the cylinder and return the lever handle to it's original position in order to close it, the rubber comes off. How may I resolve this frustrating problem? thanks, bw
See if the clip that holds the belt is not bent make sure the belt is hooking on and getting hooked on to the engine shaft. ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
The rubber seal strip inside of the vacuum system on top and on the bottom has started coming off. I was wondering if I could reorder this rubber seal stripping to replace on my system. The model number on my system is #91740. MV 261414/1 is another number that was labeled on the back of machine as well. We ordered it off of QVC and the name of this vacuum system is called, Cook's Essentials's Vacuum Packaging System. Thank you for you time. Look forward to hearing back from you soon.
Kenmore vac producing burning odor
It sounds like you have bad carbon brushes on the motor. Get replacement brushes from a local vac shop, and take the unit apart. On each side of the motor their is a retangular piece of plastic with what looks like magnets in them. In most cases they ... Kenmore 22085 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Foul odor when I begin vacuming with My Dyson
Sounds like you have sucked up something wet and it has soaked into the liner,try vacuuming up a box of baking soda, then let it soak up for a day or two.\015\012\015\012Hope this helped.Let me know by rating me orfor more help go t ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
DC20 Turbine Head rubber part torn
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Smells like burning rubber when I turn on my G6 Kirby vacuum.
You must take of the plastic ends from the wood beater bar and make sure the metal axels are not wound up with hair. I did this monthly with 4daughters ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Rubber seals for wand sections
Try eBay or you're local plumbing/bathroom store. What you need are called o-rings.\015\012\015\012My problem was that there's an o-ring on a spike in the hose attachment and that was split which meant it leaked water/steam. I ... Polti Vaporetto 2400 Canister Steam Vacuum
The motor is running, the roller brush spinning rubber smell
The belt may be stretched replace it ... Vacuums
Rubber band slipping to edge of the silver spoke
Hi thanks so much - the vacuum is an upright morphy richards model number 73360.We kept re-alligning the band into the middle and rolling the brush round several times with our hands to make sure it wouldn't spin off. The roller that the ... Vacuums
Our vacuum smells like burning rubber. Does it
Burning rubber smell means the brush belt need attention. Make sure the brush is turning freely and replace the belt ... Eureka Vacuums
WHEN I TURN ON UNIT IT SMELLS LIKE WHEN THE RUBBER BELT STOPS TURNING ON A SWEEPER. HOW DO GET TO THE MOTOR AREA?
Mosture has gotten into the motor. Take the bottom tank off and let the unit run for 30 seconds. It will dry out the compartment ... Hoover F7425-900 SteamVac V2 Widepath Upright Vacuum
My Eureka Lite speed whirlwind has a bad odor when it runs.
It is either the filter or on the roller or belt.\015\012\015\012\015\012 ... Eureka WhirlWind Litespeed 5844 Upright Vacuum