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I'm not sure how to use the rexafoamer with my rainbow vacuum


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I'm not sure how to use the rexafoamer with my rainbow vacuum


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Rainbow Vacuum, about 5 yrs old (bought new, no issues prior) - my 6yr old tipped it on it's side while water was in basin. Now when I turn the power on, it makes a very loud sound in the motor and you can feel the vibration on the floor. The suction still works and basin still catches dirt - the noise is just so loud and I'm not sure if I should continue use or how to fix -?


Although a wet/dry vacuum, it cannot tolerate water in the motor. Water will cause the motor to short out, which will cause the motor to act/sound like yours does now, if it continues working at all.\015\012To prevent additional problems, the ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

My kids were in charge of the Rainbow, but they moved out. My husband surprised me by cleaning a dirty rug. Neither of us know how to use the Rainbow, but I at least know that you're supposed to use water. Will it damage my Rainbow that he did not use any water when he vacuumed?


Your Rainbow might have been damaged. It would be advisable to take the machine to a shop and have them do a cleaning on it. The water is the filter, and there is a separator between the water and the motor. The separator only prevents the water f ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

Won't start. My son was using the vacuum & Didn't change the bag. The vacuum was making the full bag smell, but the light was't on & it didn't stop. I stopped him, changed the bag, checked the filter, closed the compartments & turned on the vacuum. Nothing happened. I checked to be sure that it was plugged in, that wasn't the problem. I've let the vacuum "rest" for several days, It still won't start. Any suggestions?


There is a reset button at the back of the powerhead. The user manual can be downloaded from the electrolux website, although I didn't find it very useful. There was some info on how to change the powerhead drive belt. ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged 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?


In addition to vinegar, baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) is also an excellent remedy for many odour problems. Try generously sprinkling baking soda on a rug you wish to clean, and afterwards, vacuum up the spot. Rugs, and dirt ... Vacuums

Vacuum clogged Just had new carpet installed. In trying to vacuum the carpet for the first time, fine particles have clogged the sweeper. I'm using a rainbow sweeper with water reservoir.


If you are talking about the electric hose, try using your none electric hose with the crevice tool attachment to extract the particles from the other one. When using any of the hose please leave it running a few minutes to make sure everything in th ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

Hoover floormate Hi, I'm not sure what the model number is on my Hoover Floormate, but I can't get the cleaning liquid to dispense. The vacuum(dry pickup works fine). The handle squeezes without a problem. It used to work without a problem and then I didn't use it for awhile. When I came back to it, it wasn't working. Thanks, Alissa


The tank sits on what is called the reservior asm. it is actuated by the control rod inside the handle. With the tank off, watch and see if you can see that rod hitting the reservior asm when you squeeze the trigger. If it is moving up and down on ... Hoover Floormate H3000 Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum

Hover Elite Rewind I've only had this vacuum a few months and I really liked it until now. There is almost no suction from anywhere in the vacuum, and I've cleaned all the filters and rollers with my shop vac and made sure that everything was assembled correctly. It used to be really quiet now it is quite loud and it keeps over heating, and shutting off. At this point I have no idea what could cause this problem, the machine is nearly brand new and I can't afford a new one at this point.


You have to clean out the hose under the bottom of the vacuum cleaner. To do this you have to remove the bottom plate the covers the brush it has about 6 screws. Also remove the brush and belt in order to thourhly clean it. I had the same issue you h ... Vacuums

The kick stand that lowers the vacuum when in use got in a position where the red foot pedal would not come back up to bring the wheels down and the vacuum rest in the upright position. We took it apart and corrected the position, but the side with the small circular spring came out and we are not sure how to attach it back, exactly where it hooks onto. Can you help show us where it goes?


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Go here for manual > http://www.rainvac.com/rainbow-vacuum-manuals ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

Was using my Miele Champagne vacuum, powered down, changed the bag, and now I have no power. I checked to make sure all lids were securely closed, still no power. Checked to make sure outlet was working, still no power...help.


Most likely the cord went bad, one side of it opened up, you will have to replace the cord reel asm. if this is the problem, Could also be a switch, electronic control or the motor. ... Miele Vacuums

I have a rainbow e series vacuum cleaner that quit working while vacuuming and will not come back on. I know there is a reset button on the wand sweeper but I was not using that attachment when it sh


<p>If you have the <a rel='nofollow' href="http://www.rainvac.com/rainbow-vacuum-parts">eSERIES</a> single speed model, then it could be the <a rel='nofollow' href="http://www.rainvac.com/motor-rainbow-120v-e">motor</a> ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

No suction i have a bissell lift off revolution vacuum. I have cleaned all the filters and emptied out the canister made sure that the hoses are not plugged but it will not pick up unless you use the hose. the floor brush is clean and still no suction coming from under the vacuum... could you help me please


Is there a blockage in the small hose in the bottom of the machine \015\012take of the pod and you will see the small hose, \015\012Is the main hose pushed into the bottom housing ... Bissell 37603 Upright Vacuum

Arrgh! I have an upright Bissell vacuum. Everytime I use it, it smells like a cloud of dust. I have made sure countless times that all the filters are clean and the hoses are intact, so I don't know what the problem is. Is this problem normal? Or am I somehow blowing dust everywhere? Any insight it much appreciated, thanks!!


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Im not sure how to use the machine - Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum


Download a free user manual from the Bissell website ... Bissell 9500 ProHeat 2X CleanShot Upright Deep Cleaner, Red Berends Vacuum

Vacuum sucks up dirt and expells it back onto the carpet as I am using it. I have replaced the bag and took the bottom off to clean - even cleaned up the area where the dirt should go to make sure it was not clogged.


Good chance the tube from the base up the handle is clogged. Try removing the bag and look at the exit, that is where most clogs on this unit occur. Look for hair, string, etc. If clog is not there, then may be in the tube or at the base swivel unit ... Oreck XL2600 Vacuum

Kirby Vacuum Where is the serial number located on a Generation 3?  I was thinking of buying a newer model used.  Is there a way to check the number to make sure it's not stolen or how old it really is?


G3 was made 1990 -1993. Kirby sales people make big fuzz about Kirby\015\012vacuums sold online saying that it must be stolen to be so cheap. They\015\012probably just want to find distributors who sell new Kirby vacuums online so\015\012they are try ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum

When I bought my rainbow vacuum,I won the shampooer,it came with no instructions, and I have never used it, so I would like to see if you could send me the instruction through my e-mail address. [email protected]


This link should provide what you're look'n for:http://www.fixya.com/search.aspx?cstm=0&_s=Rainbow+Vacuum+ManualJim ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

My kenmore progressive upright bagged vacuum model #116.36622500 shut off while in use and now will not turn back on. it seems like it has something to do with the on and off switches but i cant be for sure. it was purchased back in 2007 so its not too old. help?!?!


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I was given a royal dirt devil model 103 and i am not sure if it needs vacuum bags? i have no owner's manual. Dust seems to fly out of cloth bag when using


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The electricity in the apt attached to my house lost power in two of the walls. It happened when the cleaning ladies I think were using a vacuum, they don't speak english very well so I'm not sure. I have looked at the circuit breaker a # of times and nothing seems to have been tripped. I have also inspected the outlets and they seem to be fine. Can you help me?


Even know the breaker doesn't look tripped it might be. You have to flip it all the way off and then back on again. That is most likely what has happened. If that doesn't work check to make sure a GFI hasn't tripped. They are usually loc ... Vacuums

Warning light When pressing the 'on' switch, the vacuum doesn't start. The warning light just comes on. I am sure that the socket I am using is OK- could this be the motor at fault?


Make sure the bag is not full ... Miele S318 Bagged Canister Vacuum

Sour odor My rainbow vacuum smells sour. I have cleaned all of the hoses already but am not sure what else to do.


You should always put a new hepa filter in any E and E2 series Rainbow vacuum, when it taken to a new home. It will smell like the home that it was in, until you do.\015\012\015\012You can also use fragrances, and deodorizer air freshener ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum

HOOVER VACUUMS MY MOTHER'S WORK, MERRY MAIDS, USES ALL HOOVER VACS. THEY ARE LIGHTWEIGHT-UPRIGHT-BAGGED VACS. I TRY TO FIX THEM WHEN THE MAIDS BREAK THEM; BUT, I'M HAVING PROBLEMS WITH A BURNING SMELL AND ONE MOTOR EVEN SMOKES. I'M NOT SURE THE MODEL. CAN YOU HELP? THANK YOU.....


Go to thehooverstore - this site lists a whole bunch of hoover machines, exploded diagrams and parts lists. ... Hoover Soft Light Supreme U4262-930 Bagged Upright Vacuum

I have a hoover savvy that the rollers wont turn. I've taken it apart to make sure the brushes are not caught but nothing happens. I only used this vacuum once. It was a floor model when purchased. I just need to figure out what I need to do to get this to work.


Hi there SmartAlec from NelsonVacuums.com.au here. I have to say that if it is not as simple as a belt - I assume that when you checked that the brushes weren't caught that ... Hoover U8125-900 Savvy Bagged Upright Vacuum
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