Having problems with your Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum ?
Rainbow SE vacuum cleaner has no power
\015 We bought our Rainbow SE vacuum ten years ago. We only used it twice the first year that we bought it. Unfortunately the power nozzle and the bottom plate were not working well. We had them replaced because they were still under warranty, but our representatives never gave us the replacement parts. As a result, the vacuum was just sitting in our house for the last ten or more years. Today, we decided to take it out for a clean on the windows and furniture; however, the power is not on. As we already turned the on/off switch to on, we heard nothing. There is no power. Does anyone know what's wrong with it? If we are to repair it, how much would it cost?Thank you\015
Invert the vacuum cleaner without the water tray installed. With the machine unplugged, give the separator a spin clockwise. If it spins easily, this is a good sign. If the bearings are good on an SE, you should hear the faintest of rapid clicking sounds as you spin the motor. This is the sound of the brushes as the commutator segments pass under them. The brushes on SEs will sometimes hang up and not make proper contact; they are too precise a fit in their holders and the carbon dust they generate plus a tiny bit of moisture will cause them not to extend as they wear. When this happens, the brush tension spring overheats, relaxes, and it's time for new brushes and a service. Anyway, if you determine that the motor is turning smoothly (resistance or binding indicates bad bearings), install the water tray dry, plug the vac in, switch on, and give it a couple of bi__ch slaps with the palm of your hand on the side of the vac near the top. This can sometimes free up a stuck brush but the effect is likely not to last. It will, however, give indication of whether the machine might run or not after a fairly cheap repair (under 100 dollars).
I have a new rainbow vacuum/air purifier...the power to the air purifier is working the power to the vacuum is not....I purchased it in April 2009....could this just be a switch problem?
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Rainbow 75th Anniversary 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 :
Replace on/off switch on rainbow D3 vacuum - Rainbow D3 Canister Vacuum Cleaner Power Nozzle Reset Switch Vac Cleaner Power Nozzle Reset Switch
... Rainbow D3 Canister Vacuum Cleaner Power Nozzle Reset Switch Vac Cleaner Power Nozzle Reset Switch
Rainbow SE vacuum cleaner has no power
Hi\015\012\015\012If it doesn't have any power then its an issue with the power board of your rainbow vacuum or the motor. You'll need to disassemble the vacuum to look for any loose connections or burnt components. If everything inside t ... Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
Rainbow SE vacuum cleaner has no power
Invert the vacuum cleaner without the water tray installed. With the machine unplugged, give the separator a spin clockwise. If it spins easily, this is a good sign. If the bearings are good on an SE, you should hear the faintest of rapid clicking so ... Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
My 4 yr old Nilfisk vacuum cleaner has been working fine up until now. But suddenly, it has hardly any suction power and also, hot air seems to be coming out thru the vents on top and also thru the space that's normally used for blowing air OUT....the outlet with the retractable cover located close to the part where the power cable comes out of and retracts into. I've checked the filter and the hose and they are not clogged...I have also put in a new bag. Not keen to buy another vacuum cleaner u
Hi there SmartAlec from Nelsonvacuums.com.au here.It sounds like a blockage of some kind. The best way to find it is to set the machine up for normal vacuuming and remove o ... Vacuums
Miele Champagne Vacuum Cleaner Model S548 I was using the vacuum as normal, moved locations so I plugged into another outlet & suddenly there was no power to the vacuum! I tried it in several other outlets, tried the reset button... & still no power to the vacuum. Any ideas what could be causing this? Any info would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!
Greetings from ,\015\012 \015\012This definitely sound like a cord reel issue to me. This is really the only problem that I ever see on a Miele vacuum cleaner. 9 times out of 10 the cord reel needs to be changed. If you purcha ... Miele Blue Moon Bagged Canister Vacuum
I had the vacuum cleaner question about the canister and the wand/powerhead... the Kenmore Progressive Vacuum canister model 116.25812 and the canister not powering off without unplugging the vacuum. The solution I received that they both run on their own switch so it is normal makes sense. However, is there a power switch on the canister anywhere? The only way for the canister to be turned off is by unplugging it. Any ideas? One would think there would be a switch. I am new to fixya and hope
Hi. On some models, one switch controls all of the power. Your issue, which is no working switch is almost certainly a blown triac on the circuit boar ... Vacuums
No power to panel on vacuum cleaner (electrolux oxy3 system)
... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
My bissell 3595-2 vacuum cleaner started turning off the power automatically. Now I can not get it to turn on. This vacuum cleaner is still in real good condition, as I have hardly used it. Please advise what could be wrong. I was thinking maybe a loose connection with the on-off switc.
... Bissell Vacuums
D3C RAINBOW VACUUM POWER CORD - Rainbow Technologies D4 Bagless Vacuum
If you mean you wont to replace the cord this video will show you ... Rainbow Technologies D4 Bagless Vacuum
Rainbow vacuum power nozzle not working - Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
... Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
A family member recently gave me their Kenmore Vacuum Cleaner (model 35821) and I did not notice that the power cord was missing at first. I tried to look closely at the manual online to see if this was something I would be able to purchase or if the vacuum was no longer any good. Do you happen to know if there is a replacement part for the actual power cord for this item?
Any power cord 17 gauge or lower will work ... Vacuums
We have a Kenmore canister vacuum cleaner and the power in the floor component (rotating brush, etc) is no longer functioning. The vacuum is producing suction, but does not seem to be providing power to the floor component.
The problem could be with the power head itself or the hose providing the power. If you can turn the unit on from the handle, then its not the hose and you need to get a new power head.. ... Panasonic Kenmore Canister Vacuum Vacuum
How to fix my rainbow vacuum cleaner - Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
We need more information on what the problem is. Give us a call and speak to a Rainbow Specialist. We have pickup service at your home the next business day at not charge.RainVac ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Hello, My mom has given me her Bissell carpet cleaner. (It is NOT a vacuum.) She has lost the manual!!!! Could you get me one? It is a Bissell Power Steamer Pro, Model 1697 Also at the bottom of the cleaner it says "Dirtlifter Power Brush".
Here is a link to the manual at Bissel's site:http://www.bissell.com/images/UserGuides/1697_908.pdf ... Vacuums
110-220V Dear Sir, I purchased a kirby sentria vacuum cleaner from ebau two weeks ago. I currently resid in the UAE with 220V power. My maid has plugged the vacuum to work with it unaware of the voltage difference, a terrble noise as mentioned came from the cleaner as well as a smell. She unlugged it and stopped t from operating. Can you please let me know how can i assess the damage? If this model has a switch from 110 to 220V IS there a solution with transfromer or motor to make it work? Thank
You may have burnt up the motor field when it was plugged into a 220V power source. But there are drop down transformers you can get to reduce the voltage form 210 to 110. AS Radio Shack or similar store would have them. ... Kirby G4 Bagged Upright Vacuum
We have a Kenmore canister vacuum cleaner 25614504. It has in intermittant light and power flicker in the power mate unit as it is moving over the floor. This behavior can be simulated by jiggling the power cord where it eners the power mate. I do not know how to enter the power mate to see if there is a loose wire.
... Kenmore 28614 Canister Vacuum
Royal vacuum cleaner model 4600 wiring diagram I have a Royal Vacumm Power Tank Model 4600. I replaced the switch (6 wire - 3 position) that is on the tank. One side of the switch control just the blower. The other side control the blower and the POWER head - wand with a variable control speed. The middkle position is off. After I installed the swith, the power head - wand is powered in either position. There are three wires comming out of the wand: White, Red and Black. I guess I wired somethin
My dyson vacuum cleaner doesn't seem to have the same suction power it used to. I have cleaned out the canister and have taken apart the vacuum head (for cleaning carpets) and it doesn't seem to be blocked but it seems to lose suction by the time it reaches the head. The suction is strong at the end of the hose (where you attach the telescopic attachment with vacuum head) Any ideas? Thanks, Irene
Miele S5000 (revolution 5000) vacuum cleaner - How do I open the casing? When the power button on the handle is pressed the green power-level lights on the handle light, but the motor sounds like it gives a little 'jump' but nothing more. The orange power light on the body also dims. I assume the motor or fan is jammed, but I can't open the body to find out. I've taken out to screws inside near either end of the handle, but to no apparent effect. I'm assuming the body is held together by plastic
Why would the motor of a Rainbow E series vacuum cleaner be made
The bearing for the single speed eSERIES is available on our website. Click hereRainVacwww.rainvac.com8 ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
RAINBOW Vacuum power head does not pick up dirt
... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Replace power lead on panasonic vacuum cleaner MCE 468
Generally, there are 'hidden' screws which are found under plastic plugs. Look for them. You may also find some screws on the opposite side of the plate holding the lead. Finally, sometimes the plate will slide up or down from its fixed position. ... Vacuums
I am interested in bying Rainbow cleaner, i am not shure about my electical supply. I live in Europe,and wee use 200v insted of 110v so I need a transformer. Could you specify The power in watts and ampers of your cleaner ,it should be writen on it or in the manual.
If I may comment, as an allergy sufferer and service tech,and former Vac Store Owner, etc, a Rainbow, IMHO is a waste of time and money.A Rainbow or REXAIR works on the basis that it filters dirt through a water tank,with a `centrifugal sepa ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Old Sanyo 1500 watt "Power Control" vacuum cleaner. I need to remove the plastic covers that are attached to the on/off switch and the power cord recoil. This will allow me to remove the retaining screws for the upper motor cowling. The motor and wiring is clogged with wood dust and I want to blow the dust out using compressed air.
... Sanyo Vacuums
Hi.. The motor brushes (in the brass housing) are burnt out in my rainbow e-series vacuum cleaner and I need to order some new ones. I am contacting you from Ireland.. Can you advise me on how to order them as I see no option for shipment to Ireland on the rainbow webpage. Thank You!
You've probably sorted your problem already ... if not, try the following link: http://www.goodvac.com/Rainbow_e_series_vacuum_main_unit_parts_s/798.htm (they have everything, good prices and very reliable) ... Tip, if you order brushes, order Brush ... Vacuums