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The unit picks up only fine dirt in the slide-out tray.
\015 The unit seems to work normally but picks up only the very fine dusty dirt in the slide-out tray, and not the coarser dirt.\015
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The unit picks up only fine dirt in the slide-out tray.
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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
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My Dyson Animal has good suction and works fine for actually picking up dirt, but when I use the vacuum with the roller, I hear a grinding/rumbling noise. Its only when I use the vacuum with the brush rotating. It does not happen hen I shut the roller brush off. The belt is fine. I cannot figure out what is wrong as there are no clogs, debris, or foreign objects stuck in the brush or in the belt. The noise seems to be the only issue. The vacuum picks up fine. It just doesn't sound right a
Trace the path of the suction into the tank and see if there is anything loose or ingested.\015\012Also, remove the brush and clean as best you can. Perhaps there is something caught in it. Lubricate where it makes sense with some WD40. ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
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Kirby Seems like you know alot about the Kirby. I know how to use my Sentria (unlike these other idiots) but I keep screwing up the shampoo tray assembly. The brush snaps into the tray just fine but the tray doesn't really stick to the head. It detaches when pushing and pulling the unit. And who knows where that cover goes? It say 'push here to open'
Machine will not come on ... Kirby G6 Bagged Upright Vacuum
It has no suction. It was fine yesterday. I washed the dirt container and the filter, let it dry and put it back in the vacuum. Today my vacuum isnt picking up any dirt and has no suction. When I took the hose out of the back, it started blowing dust and dirt out but still no suction.
Look for a place where the vacuum line has to turn in a near 90 degree turn. It's easy for it to get stopped up there. ... Vacuums
Hello, I have a Hoover 3200 Turbo Power vaccum. while the motor appears to be working fine the vaccum no longer picks up the dirt. I turned the vaccum upside down and the belt appears to be broken. would a broken belt stop the pick up, there appears to be no suction. This vaccum is approximately 10 years old. is it worth fixing? I live in Virginia Beach Va, where would I take the vaccum for repair? my zip code is 23456- Thanks Cleta Goode
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We just took our dirt devil Platinum Force Carpet Shampooer Model CE7900 out of the box - first time used. It puts soap and water down fine, but we can't get any dirty water picked up. None of the trouble shooting suggestions in the manual apply. HELP! (We had only the power on when trying to pick up the dirty water.)
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Vaccuum issue I just bought a Eureka upright model 5892 BVZ, my concern is, I bought it on sale (floor model) and it didn't have a manual with it. I took it home and tried it, and although it appears to be working very well there is not dirt in the catch bin on the front of the unit. I tried the hose w/attachment and again it worked very well in picking up the cat hair, but where does the hair and the dirt go, I am afraid it is spitting it back out somewhere since I can not see anything in the c
If the dirt being vacuumed is not going into the dirt cup, then it must be just stuck in the hose and evenually will clog up. Check the hose and see it there is a clog in it, otherwise you have a years warranty on a new vacuum, take it into a warran ... Eureka 5892AVZ Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
The flexible brush on my unit does not spin. It did 'by accident' pick up a cat poo that didnt make the litter tray while I was out, (and it happily spread it all over the house and skirting boards). I cleaned the unit, removed the base and wiped everything clean. I've unscrewed the flexible brush and cleaned underneath it but it still wont spin. Any suggestions?
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My Vacuum DC-17 has just quit sucking. It has been making quite a racket since I had the belt changed at a repair shop several months ago. I was told that the belt was a new design and figured that was why it was making so much noise. it seemed to work fine, was picking up dirt and all, but today, when I started vacumming, I noticed it was not sucking air either with the belt engaged or not. My vacuum is approx. 5 years old.
... Dyson DC17 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
My Dyson does not pick up the dust and dirt if I take the pipe off to clean the stairs, there is no suction, but as an upright it is fine.. can you help
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Have ultra vision and have changed filter and foam filter, checked all hoses but still will not pick up. Belt is fine and brush is clean and spinning properly. dirt stays at top of filter instead of falling into canister.
My kids get mine stuck all the time :(Take the vacuum outside then:Remove the hose at the bottom and see if there is any obstructions. Also shake the hose to make sure there is nothing in there as well or take it out side and make s ... Dirt Devil Vacuums
Hoover Bagless Hello, My Hoover bag less (Model U5280-900) is not picking up dirt like it should. The brush roll is spinning fine, but the bristles on it are only about one quarter inch long. I am wondering how long they should be. The vacuum is quite a few years old. Do you think it is time to replace the brush roll. Could you email me at [email protected] about this topic. The product bar below did not contain my model no. The correct model no. is above in my message. Thanks
If the belt is more than six months old then change it even if it is not broken. then replace your filters if that doesnt work than check the hoses for a clog drop a marble down them and make sure it comes out. ... Hoover U5753-900 WindTunnel Bagless Upright Vacuum
For the first time, I tried using my Kirby Sentria shampoo attachment. I've lost the manual but found instructions online for making the swap from regular vac to shampoo-er and got it all assembled. The foam laid down just fine, however, when I run the vac back over the foam to pick it up, there is not a stitch of water showing up in the tray. First I thought maybe it was bc I hadn't put that much of the foam/water onto the carpet, but 12 hours later, the carpet is still wet in spots. Clearly
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Brush does not turn. suction with the handheld unit it fine but when used as a floor sweeper it hardly picks up anything
These stick mmachines do not have a tremendous amout of suction at the best of times but if it has a full bag, or full dirt container, or dirty exhaust fiters it will take away from the air flow as well. take a flashlight and look up in to the tube o ... Electrolux Pronto 2-In-1 Stick/Hand Vacuum - Cayenne
HORRID NOISE I have took it all apart and thoroughly cleaned it. It is still picking up dirt etc. But the noise sounds like its taking off. It is not that old so can not be the engine my mother has one that she has had much longer and is fine she has also checked it it is out of guarantee but is working the noise is terrible. Can you help???
Hitake out the belt and brush. Switch on. If the noise has gone you know its the brush. ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I want to take apart a kone dirt devil and i know how it has to be done but i dont have 5 hands to do it. there has to be a tool that presses on the four sides of the case so you can slide the motor unit out. can you help me with this
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It wont pick up dirt and motor is very loud it was clogged but cleared it still loud belt is fine
Check impeller that is the part that creates the suction in a vacum if impeller is broke that will make the vacum loud and vibrate ... Bissell 3910 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Model mcv5237 brushes turn, bag expands, but not enough pull to even pick up dust or light dirt. this happened suddenly. went from working fine to this. HELP no clogged lines anywhere
Your accessory setting is open LOL its ok quick fix hahaha ... Panasonic Vacuums
Vacuum not picking up dirt
The neck in your power head is likely clogged. Disconnect from the wand and look inside. Also check the wand.Since you have suction on the bare floor the hose is likely not blocked. ... Kenmore 22512 Bagged Canister Vacuum
Not picking up dirt.
There is a Clog in the machine...Somewhere between the motor and the bag.When you use the machine, the dirt picked up by the roller has no place to go but backwards.You will need to disassemble it and look for the clog. ... Oreck XL2200 Bagged 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?
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I recently ( approx. 2-3 months ago ) purchased a dirt devil. Now it is not picking up properly. When I push vacuum forward it picks dirt up a little bit, when I pull it back all the dirt falls out of the bottom. I replaced the filter today and it has not solved my problem. I dont know where my warranty is. Can you please help me?
Hi sounds like your line is stopped up somewhere , check ur suction an make sure your brushes are spinning, if they are try a wire clothes hanger to the hose at the bottom hose to dislodge anything that mite be stuck ... Dirt Devil Vacuums
Motor runs fine and hose not clogged will not pickup dirt
This may sound silly, but have you checked the belt? A lot of Eureka vacuums use the vac motor to run the brush, and if the brush is not running the vacuum won't pick up. Another thing to check is the condition of the fan blades.. if they get worn th ... Eureka Vacuums