Having problems with your Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum ?
How do i clean out the air filter on a E2 rainbow
\015 Just bought a used rainbow kidof smells like it came from a smoker house. So what can I do to get rid of that smell. Thought maybe cleaning square air filter would help\015
You have to carefully remove the clear lenses that hold the labels in place on either side of the canister to get at the inner filter. I used two very small (about 1/8 in wide) screwdrivers at the bottom of each lens about 1 1/2 inches in from either side to pop it out. The lenses have 2 prongs on each side of the clip that extend into the vacuum about 1/2 inch, so be careful not to break them off when removing the lens.
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Our problem with our Rainbow E Series is that it has sucked water up and blown it out through the lower part of the hepa filter, making the filter wet and dirty. This had happened before and the repair shop did not see any problems with the machine, so we replaced the filter and were very carful not to overfill the tank and to change the water often. Now it has happened again and ruined another filter. Do you know what could be causing this issue? Can the filter be cleaned or will a new one be
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How do i clean out the air filter on a E2 rainbow
You have to carefully remove the clear lenses that hold the labels in place on either side of the canister to get at the inner filter. I used two very small (about 1/8 in wide) screwdrivers at the bottom of each lens about 1 1/2 inches in from eithe ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
How do i clean the back filter of my rainbow - Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
Buy a new one on ebay. If not, you use water only. The cover either snaps off with two clips on the bottom, or there are two screws at the bottom of the cover, and two at the top of the cover, underneath the black power cord holder slide in and out c ... Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
Vacuum smells I have a 6 year old rainbow vacuum model E and it smells terrible everytime I use it. Probably because often times i don't remove the water basin after vacuuming and just let it sit. It's my own fault however now I don't know what to do to get rid of this terrible smell. I've water cleaned the hepa filter, not able to remove the separator screw to clean. Can you give me some suggestions?
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How to clean both filters - Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Click on this link and there are some video's you can watch that will help you , you can also download the manual if you over over the support iconhttp://rainbowsystem.com/support/ ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Rainbow vacuum with canister is not working after cleaning the hepa filter.
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Red light flashing on rainbow e2 ? just wondering if there may be something wrong ? it seems to be working alright. just cleaned the hepa filter and the seperator and light is still flashing.
The red flashing light is normal, as long as it does not give an error code, and is a steady flashing, when it is running.\012\012Thank you,\012Ralph ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Rainbow Hi: I took my unit apart to clean it. I was careful to put it back exactly as I took it apart. Now it won't start. I also need a new filter. I rinsed it out but it still stinks.
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Whenever i turn on my rainbow, it smells like dirty feet. i have cleaned the canitster, but it still smells and its coming from what looks like the plastic filter maybe?
There is a hepa filter on the back of unit, if you remove and than run the machine you can find out if that is where it is coming from. Most likely is. ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Burning Smell Hi, I have a Rainbow E series that when I run the vacuum there is a burning smell. I have cleaned the entire unit and filter but still have the smell? I am afraid that the motor will burn out?
Check the carbon motor brushes, there might be arcing on the armature. New brushes may help if the armature is ok. ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
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I removed the filter from the motor in the ball. After I cleaned it and let it dry, I put it back in. From then on, it makes a moaning noise when I turn it off after I vacuum. I followed directions to clean it and put it back (it's pretty straight forward and fool proof). I've since cleaned the filter a second time, doing the same steps and it seems to have made it worse.
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Electrolux twin clean vacuum cleaner. After 5 minutes it keeps of thinking the filters need cleaning (and they don't). I re charge the power, and all seems fine and then it goes back to wanting the filters cleaned. The suction is also not working to full capacity.
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Hoover filter Since I cleaned the filters the dirt collects there instead of falling into the reservoir. I've tried taking apart and reassembling them, but the problem stays. I'm having to clean the filters every time I use it. Any ideas?
It's been awhile since I have used my shampoo system on my Ultimate G series Kirby. Well, as instructed I took it apart and cleaned it. Now I can?t figure out where to put the ?screen cap? and ?sponge filter?. I have my manual in front of me and the only place it shows the filter and sponge (page 35 in the manual) is when it?s been taken apart to clean. It doesn?t show where to put it back. I don?t know what I would do without all the pictures in the Kirby manual. HELP! Thanx. Visual Kirby Vacuu
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My bissell pet hair eraser won't turn on. the clean filter indicator is red but the filters are clean and the hose is not plugged.
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Repair shop :( ... Vacuums
I am getting a lot of dog hair on the filter after cleaning one room, this is something new. I cleaned as many parts as I can. It seems like the dog hair is moving from the clear canester onto the top of the filter, any thoughts??
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