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My riccar vacuum does not pick up anything - Riccar Vacuums
Check the belt and then the tube on the side of the vacuum that runs from the bottom to up the side to the bag. If they belt is broken the vacuum will not pick anything up. If that tube is clogged up with dirt that will keep the vacuum from picking up as well.
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My riccar vacuum does not pick up anything - Riccar Vacuums
Check the belt and then the tube on the side of the vacuum that runs from the bottom to up the side to the bag. If they belt is broken the vacuum will not pick anything up. If that tube is clogged up with dirt that will keep the vacuum from picking ... Riccar Vacuums
My riccar vacuum runs for about 2 minutes then shuts off and when it is on it does not pick up anything it gets very hot quickly
You have a clogg and there is a reset button in rear near left wheel. ... Riccar R100 Vacuum
My filter queen just had the motor rebuilt last year and was basically a brand new unit when I got it back. It is not picking anything up now when I vacuum. The beater bar on the carpet attachment is turning fine and when I take all the attachments off the hose I can feel the suction being created like it should be picking up debris just fine. I have emptied the canister even when it did not have much in it; however, it still will not pick anything up off the carpet. It picks up debris tempo
It sounds as if you have a clog inside the "Power Nozzel". They mention that there are "no user serviceable parts within the Majestic® Power Nozzle" My advice would be to see if you can see a clog with in reachable distance and try to remove the ... Filter Queen Vacuums
No suction i have a hoover supreme wind tunnel vac and its relatively new and the suction, well......sucks. It wont pick anything up! I am extremely frustrated! I picked up a ball of fuzz off the carpet and held it under the vacuum and it still wouldn't **** it up. I then shoved the fuzz up INTO the vacuum. It fell right back out. I may as well not even vacuum. Please help!
I have found more vacuums on the way to the dump because they were full. Check. Is it full?\015\012If not the air way is clogged. ... Hoover U6437-900 / U6439-900 Windtunnel Bagged Upright Vacuum
My Riccar 1700 will intermittently lose power while vacuuming. I have had the vacuum for 4 years and this is the second time that I have had this problem. The first time the authorized repairperson said the problem was a dirty hepa filter. The second time, the repairperson put on a "pig-tail"(?) and said that he did not have a shut-down problem when he tested the vacuum in the store. I just picked it up from the store today, brought it home and the same problem occurred within minutes.
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The vacuum cleaner does not pick up anything from carpet. It does not even pick up pieces of thread laying on carpet. On tile floors it blows dirt away instead of picking it up. I've tried all the settings on the brush and nothing works. It has done this since new
Sounds like there is a clog..\015\012\015\012Usually its in the hose - look closely.. Stretch the hose out straight and look in there good..\015\012\015\012Or a clog could be in the vac close to where the hose conects to the v ... Hoover U5269910 Bagless Upright Vacuum
My Kirby Heritage II vacuum is not picking up dirt up out of the carpet like usual, and I have to keep setting it lower to pick anything up. I finally get it to such a low setting that it starts sucking the carpet up and makes a whirring noise, and starts smelling. Every time this happens, we find the belt has been burned. We are wondering if the brush roll inside with the brushes that pick up dirt are worn out and too short?
... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
Have eureka 9734 replaced belt, put back together,brush rotates well but vacuum is not picking up anything, no suction.
It sounds like the machine is clogged. Check the port behind the belt and any and all hoses for obstructions and remove. ... Vacuums
My bissell vacuum is blowing dirt out of the bottom wont pick anything up??
Poor Suction Heya! So I just picked up a used Dyson, but when I vacuum with it, the suction is pretty weak and it spits all kinds of stuff out the back and into my feet. When I pull the hose I have good suction, but in regular mode it hardly picks up anything. The brushes are spinning, and it eventually will clean an area if I go over it again and again. Maybe a clog somewhere? Please tell me that Dysons have better suction than my $50 Dirt Devil! Thanks!
I recently bought a second hand Dyson DC07. Its suction was poor. I removed all the un-clipable pipe bits and to remove any blockage but it all looked clear. The Final Sponge and hepper filter did have a lot of dust in it and the rotating brush was f ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Hoover 5110 vacuum not picking up anything - Vacuums
Low vacuum will not pick much of anything - Dyson DC07 All Floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
... Dyson DC07 All Floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I have a Hoover Turbo EmPower 4600 and the roller will not turn when we turn on the vacuum. The vacuum is fairly new, and hasn't seen too much use, but now the roller won't turn, so it's not picking anything up. There also doesn't appear to be a belt or any way to take this apart. Can you help me? Thank you!
The beater belt is broken. There are 4 phillips head screws on the outside (2 on top of the base on either side of the upright, and 2 on the front edge on the underside of the base near front edge). and 4 phillips head screws on the inside (holding ... Hoover Vacuums
No suction The vacuum doesn't pick up anything with the vacuum or the hose. The filter says it doesn't need to be replaced. What is the problem?
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I took the vacuum apart and cleaned it. Now there is an odor coming from the round filter and the vacuum is not picking anything up.
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My vacuum doesn't pick anything up anymore. - Eureka Vacuums
Pull off hoses and check for clogs. where it enters the vac especially. you may have to use a coat hanger and a flashlight . check belt for wear also. hope this helps ... Eureka Vacuums
My vacuum won't pick anything up - Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Make sure that brush is rotating. Check if you have the right height adjustment. Check for blockage.You can see instructions how to adjust height and change belt if needed on our website: ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
I have full suction with the hose and when the brush is off of the vacuum. However, in the vacuuming position, there isn't enough suction to pick anything up. I checked for clogs and cleaned all the filters.
So I have exactly the opposite problem, it sucks in floor mode but the hand held has zero suction. My daughter and i just spent the last hour disassembling and diagnosing and found this: The way the suction tube is configured, you have two places to ... Hoover U6630-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
Eureka, whirlwind 12 amp vacuum does not pick up anything
That problem can be caused by the belt being stretched out and even though it is spinning when you look at it, with the resistance of the carpet it will stop.With a model number I could tell you exactly how to change the belt, but most of ... Eureka Vacuums
My vacuum used to work great but now it wont pick up anything
You must look for a clog in the hoses and where the hose goes into the unit ... Vacuums
My dirt devil purpose for pets vacuum is picking up anything and pushes everything around.
Sounds like you have a blockage in the pipe behind the brushbar take off pipe and unclog the link below is the manualhttp://dirtdevil.com/file/295/ ... Vacuums
My vacuum will not pick up anything....likely due to carpet cleaner powder used.
... Dyson DC25 All Floors Bagless Upright Vacuum
My vacuum has good suction the belt is good and i cleaned all the filters but it still wont pick up anything or pull itself
Sounds like its self propelled, if so check your belt and self propelled switch. John ... Vacuums
Roomba won't pick up anything...bin empty - Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
Dirty brushes.clean the obvious from the roller brushes but also pull off the funny looking yellow ends n clean hair ect. ... Roomba Robotic Floor Bagless Vacuum
When vacuuming the floor it does not leave brush marks or pick up anything unless you reach down and lift on the very front of the machine and then it works for a while and quits again
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