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Something jammed in vac and followed instructions and still stuck
Were is it stuck , turn off and try steel coat hanger ... Miele Vacuums
Roomba Discovery My Roomba turns on and moves but the brushes won't turn. Someone told me that I had forgotten to put in the yellow and black end bearings, but I did. Help, I miss my Roomba I have a Roomba 530, I have had it for 2 weeks and really loved it. I have followed all the cleaning instructions etc.. Then the Roomba wanted it's brushes cleaning "please clean Roombas brushes" So thinking that something was stuck I removed and cleaned the brushes, (yellow tabs on and in place by the way)
I read somewhere that you need to clear the software in case there is a glitch. To do this, take the battery out and then, simultaneously hold down the "spot" and "clean" buttons for 30 seconds. Replace battery. This has worked for my Discovery model ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
Turbine Hi I found out through your site that my turbin is bad on my steam vac and I found some information as well on how to disasemble the steam vac to get to the turbine but still was wondering if there were some more detailed instructions on how to remove the turbin. I am a sigle mom and doing the work on the steam vac myself and need a little more detailed instructions. Please help asap and have a bless day.
There are some screws on the bottom that have to come out so you can remove the top housing. Take the brush block out, there are 2 screws above where it sits. The turbine sits near the front, and in the mid section, 2 screws on the front of it and 2 ... Hoover F7220900 SteamVac V2 Upright Vacuum
Help, my new Sunbeam Slush Maker won't 'slush' - I just get VERY cold drinks! Have followed the instructions to the letter. Is there something I don't know? Perhaps I am doing something wrong? Brenda
Having same problem...think we have been ripped off! ... Vacuums
For the first time, I tried using my Kirby Sentria shampoo attachment. I've lost the manual but found instructions online for making the swap from regular vac to shampoo-er and got it all assembled. The foam laid down just fine, however, when I run the vac back over the foam to pick it up, there is not a stitch of water showing up in the tray. First I thought maybe it was bc I hadn't put that much of the foam/water onto the carpet, but 12 hours later, the carpet is still wet in spots. Clearly
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I am trying to use the hand tool but the suction isn't working. It spits out the soap and water but it isn't sucking up the water. The machine is brand new so I don't know if I am doing something wrong? I followed the instructions thoroughly.
Welcome to fixya\012\012Hello\012\012 \012\012I have a solution for this ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
There's little or no suction on my central vac so I think maybe something is stuck in the piping. how can I troubleshoot and/or fix this?
First, check the hose, wands, and power nozzle. You can check the hose by dropping a coin in one end, then lifting the length of the hose until the coin drops at. If it doesn't, then there's an obstruction in the hose that needs cleared. Dependin ... Broan-NuTone CV450 Central Bagged Central System Vacuum
I have a swan steam generator serial number s14030n and there is no steam being generated from it, we've followed al lof the instructions from the downloadable instuction manual on the swan products site and it still isn't working.
The steam mop was only used 3 times.stopped working. It has now stopped working altogether. I have only had it for a month. I did not save the receipt because after the third time working I thought it was okay. I am very disappointed and have a hand shop vac of Sharks which has been working for a year. I have been discouraged from buying another one of your products now that the steam mop has quit working after 3 times. I followed the exact instructions how to use it. Model S3101/ 120V 60HZ
Hi,Here is a tip that I wrote about the Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop and why it maynot be getting steam to the head...Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop Problem ... Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop - Gray/ Purple Vacuum
My Ultra Lux 2000 beater bar still does not operate even after following manufacturer's instructions, per owner's manual. The vacuum shut off automatically when I accidentally caught it on plastic bag.
Make sure all threads, hair, and similar stuff is removed from brush, then try again.\015\012Did you try switching the power nozzle switch off then on?\015\012Does the power nozzle motor run? If not, and you've pressed the reset button, ... Electrolux UltraLux 2000 Bagged Canister Vacuum
I have the brother Ls-2000 sewing machine i threaded the top as well as the bobbin but when i try to sew the thread gets stuck and it bunches up and tangles in the bobbin. also the little bit that did sew was tight stitches on one side of the fabric but very loose on the other side I followed the instruction and it keeps happening i need help i dont know how to fix it please help me
Adjust your tension.You probably did not wind your bobbin properly as well.Make sure you oil your machine every month or so and make sure your bobbin is seated properly before you sew.\012\012Go slower with the pressure foot speed and use the r ... Vacuums
I have an electrolux central vacuum in my house. My central vac hose has something stuck in it, I think, maybe a sock. I tried to put a long dryer wand down it but the hose is just too long. Does this need a repair man or new hose?? Any idea of a way to blow it out? Thanks.
The best way to clear an obstruction is to blow it out by attaching the wall end to the exhaust of a shop vacuum, or using an air compressor.\015\012You can try holding the wand end of the hose directly to the CV in port and turning the machine ... Electrolux Central Vacuum
I have a small canister type hoover vacuum and I would like to open it because the cord rewinder it jammed. I have removed all 4 screws but still can't seem to separate the two pieces. Am I missing something?
I may be able to help, but would need to know what model your machine is. Re-post, giving as much detail as possible and we'll see... ... Hoover S3330 / S3332 Straight Suction Telios Bagged Canister Vacuum
Just rec'd product...glazed sealed ceramic floors throughout home...followed instructions and washed all covers by themselves...have now mopped SAME area 4 times and still have DULL, STREAKY finish! PLEASE HELP...have washed floors (home is 1-y-o) prior to this on hands and knees with TILER'S SPONGES that have been SUPERB...was hoping to save my knees...but your mop is simply NOT doing the job yet...what am i doing wrong?
Hi,This type of problem usually is not he fault of the Shark Steam Mop.The problem is the old residue left on the floors by other cleaners.Here is a tip that I wrote that will help you out with that problem... ... Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop - Gray/ Purple Vacuum
The suction in the hose of my 2 year old Dyson Animal vacuum is compromised. I may have sucked up a small cat toy or something. Regular vac still is fine. The hose "sucks closed" after a few seconds near the top. I love my Dyson! Please help.
Hi there, it sounds as though the wand handle is blocked. To test this, remove the wand handle from the hose and test the suction at the top of the hose. If its strong here, then you will need to remove the blockage from the wand handle. If the suc ... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Hoover Steam Vac for my rugs works fine, but I don't have any suction when I try to use the hose and attachment for my upholstery. I went over the instructions dozens of times but still no suction.
Which type of hose do you have? One has a duct attached to it that fits into a slot in front of the recovery tak, make sure it is seated all of the way down. The other hooks direct to the machine, is it cracked where it hooks up? You can tell by l ... Vacuums
Just bought this a month and a half ago - used 3 to 4 times and it is making a loud humming noise like something is stuck. Filter is still good and cup is cleaned each time. Wanting to take it back to store and exchange it.
Is there any thing caught in the roller brush? Carpet string, plant leaf,Coin?\015\012\015\012Try removing the suction hose and putting a broomstick through it to unclog any thing you may not be able to see.\015\012\015\012At ... Vacuums
I have an Easy-Flo central vac unit. The handle on the electric hose has a switch on the handle. With the switch on ''O'' in the center, it's off. On the left, is the ''I'' position. The vacuum runs but the power brush doesn't. On the right is the ''II'' position. The switch won't flip that way. It feels stuck. It feels as if there is something underneath of it that won't let it push that direction. I have the switch out of the handle, but I can't seem to get the actual black casing around the
Switches are not usually designed to be dissembled.I would strongly suggest that you dont take the switch apart. you are better off getting a new one. then if you feel like it you can take the old switch apart and if it dosnt work you still hav ... Vacuums
The cloth filter bag on my Kenmore Central vac has come off and no matter what I do I cannot get it to stay in/on. I have followed the instructions from the manual. Any tricks you can give me would be greatly appreciated
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No suction I have the central vac type. It has no suction at the can. I pulled the hose going to the walls and tested there...and nothing. I removed the dirt can and checked the motor ...it is spinning but does not feel like any suction. I checked the exhaust and it is pushing strong air out. I also cleaned the filter and still nothing. Is there a relay or something that would cause only exhaust air. I emptied the can of dirt and put it back together and have absolutely no air.....hear the motor
On some units there is a screen that protects the impeller of the motor. If this gets sealed off with debris then it is like putting a potato in the tail pipe of a car. Taking the top off the unit reveals the motor. DO UN-PLUG the unit first from th ... Electrolux Central Vacuum
I have a Bissell Proheat 2x cleaner which has worked perfectly on every occasion. Today I filled the machine as usual with water and formula and switched on, the motor ran, the lights were on and the brushes rotated but upon pressing the spray trigger no water or formula was released. I have cleaned the jets underneath and also followed instructions to release any airlock. It still wont release the water/formula. What else can I do? Thanks Charles
Please check the following with liquid in both tanks.\015\012 \015\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.\015\012- ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum
The roller on my power head does not spin consistently. So my vac is not picking up of course. The square end pieces and the rod that goes into the wooden roller seem loose. I tried tightening it but it still is not turning. Can I do a fix with glue or something till I can get a new roller?
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I accidentally vaccuumed up some wet items with my James so the white cloth filter became wet and suction was lost. It was making a sort of vibrating noise as if there was something stuck in the tubes. I have bought a new white filter but still have no suction. Any ideas?
Did you check the impeller fan that sucks air?\015\012Sometimes the motor runs and the suction impiller don't move at all!\015\012It doesn't go with the rotation of the motor itself!\015\012or\015\012Something stuck in the fan ... Numatic James JVH180 Wet/Dry Vacuum
Started taking vacuflo turbocat (turbine powerhead) of my vacuflo central vac. apart to service it...have taken out all the screws ..got it part of the bottom loose but it is still caught on something and I can not find what is holding it!.... nor can I put it back together! HELP
I need to reset the lock on the samsonite 375 flite comfort and cant seem to do it. It has a red button at the back of the dials with 'on' 'off'. I've pulled it forward and followed instructions to reset it but still it won't reset. I'm not sure if that button has anything to do with resetting it actually???