Having problems with your Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum ?
Power nozzle on E-series won't start when cold unless the red 'reset' button is pressed multiple times while also holding the trigger to 'warm it up'...this is w/the power nozzle off the floor - no restriction on it turning. Once it's been running and then turned off the button must be pressed w/the trigger to get it to run - again w/the nozzle off the floor. It also seems to shut off too easily while vacuuming.
I replaced the motor,which didn't fix it. Is the reset switch next on my list?
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry 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 :
Power nozzle on E-series won't start when cold unless the red 'reset' button is pressed multiple times while also holding the trigger to 'warm it up'...this is w/the power nozzle off the floor - no restriction on it turning. Once it's been running and then turned off the button must be pressed w/the trigger to get it to run - again w/the nozzle off the floor. It also seems to shut off too easily while vacuuming. I replaced the motor,which didn't fix it. Is the reset switch next on my list? T
... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Same problems - power nozzle motor does not work after cleaning the brush and pressing the reset button. Also the handle button which turns on the nozzle does not light up (my wife thought it lit up before).
Hello,\015\012\015\012This is a pretty common problem on the Guardian, and it's usually caused by 1 of two things. Both are pretty simple fixes. The first thing you should try is simply eliminating the wand assemblies from the vacuum c ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
Our Electrolux canister vacuum just stopped working when we were vacuuming the floor. The power does come on when the power head is attached but as soon as the power head is removed the power shuts off. I tried pressing the reset button but that doesn't help. Is there a solution that I can try at home?
Sound like you problem is in the connection going to the power head you will see a small screw on the power nozzel where it joins to the handle take out the screw and take it a part you will see where one of the bars have been disconnect from the pow ... Electrolux Guardian Bagged Canister Vacuum
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
I have an electolux EL7001 canister vacuum. When I attach the large power nozzle....the one for the carpets not the small one for the floors...the nozzle is not powered unless I strap it on with duct tape. Is there some piece I can purchase that will secure the connection between the wand and the power nozzle head so that it is powered without the duct tape?thank you.
... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
I have a miele S712 (2 yrs old worked fine yesterday) - I had been doing some diy work inside and had the vac on just to reduce some of the dust in the air - after a while the vacuum fizzled out. I guessed it had overheated and took it outside to cool down - when I tried to turn it back on pressing the power button gives it power and it starts to **** but it won't STAY on, soon as you release the power button it stops, and the orange bag indicator is showing full. As I have a compressor I took
You have got dust in the micro switch and it is not latching on, if you look at this and clean it, that will solve your problem, however blowing the motir has probably wrecked the motor bearings. ... Miele Vacuums
Press the power button on - good got a green light (new battery) press the clean button - got a green light iRobot runs for a couple of seconds and stops, then starts, then stops. After two or three times I now have a red light on for the Status. All of the wheels seem to be clean. I used compressed air to clean the underside. But still have the start stop problem.
How many times does the red light blink before it pauses? ... iRobot Roomba Discovery SE Bagless Robotic Vacuum
The belt on the power nozzle is so tight that it is not turning and the power nozzle won't turn on when you press the handle
Possible bearing in the motor or brush roll is locked up. Check to see if the light comes on. If it does not, then you have an electrical problem but that is a separate problem from the belt being tight. Let us know if you need service....www.rainvac ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
My Electrolux central vacuum power nozzzle was working hit/miss and now has stopped working. The metal connectors in the wand and power nozzle get very hot, enough to burn. The metal connectors also
... Electrolux Central Vacuum
Powers on but will not run, goes BONK when button is pressed.
OK, I have fixed my Roomba!! First I went out and searched the web for Troubleshooting info. What I found was the diagnostics that the factory uses to test them. So going through the diags. I found that 3 of the 4 IR Sensors along the front were no ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
I have a hoover power scrub steamvac, the main soap dispenser trigger on the handle click when pressed and does not work (broken spring??) the other soap triggers on the hose and the trigger on top to dispense extra water both work. Can I fix the main trigger myself?
I recently purchased a Sunbeam Artista EM5900 model coffee machine. I plugged it in and pressed the 'Power' button only to find the power go out. I understand this is short circuiting, so I went and turned the power back on. I then moved the machine to a different powerpoint and plugged it in - the same problem happened and I have tried it countless times on various other powerpoints. Help please?
Try it in a different part of the house. If it works then you have too many things running in the kitchen.\015\012If it still blows a breaker then it is shorted out and needs to be returned. ... Vacuums
Our Miele vacuum is only 2/3 years old and seems to have given up the gost, our previous one lasted 15 yrs. The machine starts ok and within 4/5 minutes the power drops down and the hoover comes to a stop and it may re-power itself again within minutes, as of today their is no power when the on button is pressed. What do you think the problem is Thank you.
There is a circut board that is going bad and not providing the power to run the motor. You will need to contact a Miele dealer for that part. It is the only board that is in this machine so they should just need a model number in order to get it ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
Dyson 23 Animal keeps putting itself in floor mode, when I press the button to change to carpet it turns itself back to floor mode
Make it impossible for it to turn back into flor mode ... Vacuums
The power button on my scooba will turn on but when you press the clean button it will not beep or start to clean
... iRobot 5800 Scooba Vacuum
Have just purchased vax c90 vacuum cleaner,have a problem re-coiling the power lead.have followed instructions to press down on designated button,but power lead does not recoil.
On pressing the cord has to coil into the holder and if this wont happen there is some mechanical fault in the recoiler or spring.\012You can pull the power cord once again outside and let it slide inside, repeat this sequence to a ... Vacuums
My TDK Clock Radio for iPhone & iPod (ADS-6P) freezes when I use the power button for the radio feature or try to set the alarm using the radio. Also using the ipod or iphone dock doesn't work. I have no idea what has caused the issue. Turning it off and on again doesn't help - it is still completely frozen and unresponsive to buttons pushed on the applicance one it has frozen. Can you help? I was given this item as a gift so I do not have the reciept.
Power problem I have a Generation III and lately the power button doesn't always work when it is pressed. You have to click it a couple of times and then it will turn on and sometimes it will even stop while I'm in the middle of using it. Thanks for your help
I would replace the power switch. Here are the instructions for the repair...\015\012http://rev ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have a G.E 1.0 Microwave Model JES1039WF02, It has power on the panel but I see a message that says -F3- It will not start or do anything when the buttons are pressed. There is power running to it. The light inside turns on when the door opens. I looked through the owner's manual and there is no reference to this message on the troubleshooting section.
If there is no heating please do not switch on unless you have confirmed the fault. It is possible that the Magnetron is faulty, the temperature cut off is faulty or the main capacitor is short. It is also quite possible that insect can get ... Vacuums
When I was putting my new rug shampooer together and the directions said to press the trigger and the clean surge button until I heard a snap, I did just that many times and never did hear a snap so I thought it had likely happened and I didn't hear it so I proceeded to fill the solution tank and get busy but no solution came out so I used the clean surge button instead and got the job done (I think). Can I continue to use it that way or is there a way I can get it to snap and use it the way it
My husband figured it out and it now works great! Thank you ... Hoover SteamVac Carpet/Upholstery Deep Cleaner Vacuum
Dyson will not stay powered on unless power button is continuously pressed. Is this a switch malfunction or something else?
Yes, you probably need to replace the switch - call the Dyson helpline, they'll give you the info for your closest authorized repair dealer who will open it up and replace the switch for you. ... Dyson DC07 All Floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
NO POWER My Dyson DCO4 Absolute (purple&lime) won't' switch on. I've checked the plug fuse, wall socket and also filters and hoses on machine all seem fine so think the problem is with the on/off button (maybe loose wire or something) but how do i get to it, is there a special way to remove the green on/off button in order to check the connection? Thankyou in advance for the help i am sure you will be able to provide.
The problem is almost certainly a fatigue break in the flex. These usually happen where the flex enters the handle through the rubber sleeve near the on off switch. You will need to cut about four inches off the wire and reconnect it to the switch. ... Vacuums
Kenmore canister model 116.25513506 wont turn on. when handle switch is turned to floor. vac motor does not turn on. When switch is turned to carpet, floor nozzle works but vac motor does not. I checked fuse, all o.k. checked continuity for plug, o.k. removed wires for bag full switch...motor wont run. I wired motor directly power cord...motor runs. Thinking it must be the circuit board, how do I bypass it or test it?
I have excellent suction power through the vac, but when I try to use the hose there is no suction power there. I have cleaned everything and it is definitely clean and clear. I've also used the reset button.
When you use the upright Dyson, the handle has to be in the upright position for the hose to work. In this position, there should be a clear way through for the suction to the hose, and the suction for the normal sweeper should be off. This is all ... Sharper Image Dyson Slim DC18 All Floors Vacuum
Attachment problem used a new unit w/attachment for 5 minutes...dispensed solution in a powerful triangular fashion. Then the fluid quit dispensing out of the attachment nozle amost like the pump quit working. Primed the unit several times w/ no success. checked for clogs. can't tell if the floor portion is "pumping' or just dribbling solution onto the floor with the trigger. can see no leaks at this point. unit worked for about 5 minutes on apholstery
Make sure everything is filled and secured tightly, if this a new unit it should be something simple ok, also check where machine folds down that the solution hose is not being pinched its right behind the dirty water tank ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum