Having problems with your VAX Appliances Vax X5 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum ?
No suction on carpet
\015 I have emptied the dust, cleaned the filter, pulled stuff out of the bottom, the brush is moving, but to vaccuum my very small carpet effectively takes 15 minutes of going over it and over it again and again. please help, i'm ready to throw it out.\015
Make sure the brush is spinning and also make sure u there is not a clog right behind the canister when you detach it from the vacuum itself
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for VAX Appliances Vax X5 Bagless Upright Cyclonic 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 :
I have a Bissell Pro 2x carpet cleaner. The water heats properly as well as spraying the cleaning product. However, when I go to suction the water from the carpets, the 2 in 1 water tank bladder works properly but there is no dirty water outside the bladder. I have only used this carpet cleaner ~ 5 times and in the beginning I had to empty the suctioned water quite frequently as it was dirty and it could not not hold any more water. So I have done 1 room and all the dirt remains in the carpet
Check that the suction cone is not blocked. Check that the filter or hose to the bladder isn't blocked as well. ... Vacuums
Suction problem my proheat wont suction water out of carpet,,, it made a mess of my carpets now, any one no how to fix the suction problem?
The valve on the bottom of the water bucket is not being pushed up enough to allow the vaccuum to go through. Perhaps a part is missing but I used a small ball bearing and a car vaccuum cap to build it up and now our works but it is still a piece of ... Bissell 7901-1 ProHeat Scotchgard Upright Wet/Dry Vacuum
S7000 my miele upright vaccum cleaner looses it suction when on carpet mode, suction is perfect when upright (hose). The suction lasts for appox 5 mins when on the carpet and it stops.
... Miele Vacuums
My Bissell Proheat Turbo has poor suction and leaves the carpet too wet. Is there a way to improve the suction so the carpet will be left just damp not soaking wet?
Flip the unit over you will see a grey panel that looks like a V with 6 or 8 screws remove it and you will find a black cover I think it has 2 screws remove it and you will see a gasket seal for the bottom for the motor mine was white some times ... Bissell ProHeat Turbo Deep Cleaner Upright Steam Vacuum
Suction only works using the hand held mode, there is no suction when try to use on carpet mode,
There must be a clog in either the hose, dirt inland by the brush roll, or bad filters. If you have suction at the end of the hose, then look lower all the way to the brush roll. ... Vacuums
Poor suction...continued Wow, thanks for answering so quickly! To answer your question, yes, there is suction at the screen, but it is very weak. I keep that screen clean. As a side note, I noticed that when I remove the top clear plastic cover (that would be part # 37 on the diagram, as far as I can tell) there is decent suction coming from the intake there--part 36? 30? it's hard to tell. But with the cover on, I feel no suction (from where it sucks up the water directly from the carpet),
Wish I had it in my shop, it is hard to figure your problem. I do know that you must have something out of place and you may have to take it apart to find it. You may feel some suction there at the top of the clear nozzle, but maybe it isn't strong ... Hoover F6212-900 / F6215-900 SteamVac Agility Upright Vacuum
Hoover Model# U8185-900 Problem: No suction, not engaging Vacuum cleaner roller spins as usual, but there's no suction when trying to vacuum the carpet. Can anyone point me in the right direction? Tha
... Hoover U8185-900 Upright Vacuum
Suction vacuum one day fine next not having great suction picking up big things but not feeling that deep down suction rolling too too easy changed bag, belt and cleaned roller it is like it is gliding over but not really getting deep visible cannot even tell I went over carpet
Don't panic! Easy fix!\015\012\015\012I was having the same problem, but I removed the base plate from the bottom of the vaccum (5 screws on mine), revealing the roller and the engine. Just behind the roller is an intake tube. Mine had ... Oreck XL Ultra Bagged Upright Vacuum
No suction My vacuum does not seem to have much suction when in use. The agitator brush is rotating but I'm not able to get much off the carpet. The suction is fine when I use the attached wand.
If the belt is stretched, then it can't turn the brush rol under load, if you haven't chenged it in the last 6 months, then I would put a new one one. Also check the dirt inlet by the brush roll for a blockage. ... Riccar 8955 Upright Vacuum
My dyson vacuum cleaner doesn't seem to have the same suction power it used to. I have cleaned out the canister and have taken apart the vacuum head (for cleaning carpets) and it doesn't seem to be blocked but it seems to lose suction by the time it reaches the head. The suction is strong at the end of the hose (where you attach the telescopic attachment with vacuum head) Any ideas? Thanks, Irene
The suction for carpet cleaning is great but there is very little suction through the hose. I have cleaned out the hose but there is still very little suction. What else can I do?
Have you tried cleaning the hose from the vacuum end, the end that feeds the sweepings into the cannister/bag? Might be something close to that end of the hose.\015\012Also, one reason for a hose not to work is the possibility of a cut or broken hos ... Eureka 5849A Boss Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
On our new carpet (which is not that thick but thicker than the old) I can't set the carpet thickness high enough. The suction really grabs the carpet and bogs down my self-propelled wind-tunnel Hoover. I then have to push down on the handle to tilt the front up. The thickness setting is as high as it will go. Is there some way that I can further adjust this. The machine is about eight years old.
I can help you out only if you will let me know the front width of the machine. Alongwith the height which you wan't to give raise. KIndly give the width and elevation in cms. ... Hoover Self-Propelled WindTunnel Bagless Upright VacuumVacuum
Suction button Although my Hoover Spin scrub is working perfecting dispensing the solution, when I go to suck up the solution from the carpet--I am having problems with the RED suction button that keeps popping up. I have to stop the cleaner and lift up the dirty water container to break the suction. Ive tried cleaning the netting that is encased around it, but still no luck. Any help would be appreciated! Thanks
This happens when the filter on the inside of the lid for the dirty water tank is pushed all of the way up. You need to leave a 1/4 in. gap from the top to the top of the filter ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
Hi...there is no suction in my upright's hose...there is suction when regular carpet cleaning but when I put it in an upright position and take the hose out there is extemely light suction.
... Miele S7210 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Decreased suction was using to vaccuum carpet and suction decreased..nothing plugging hose....suction remain at unit canister and exhaust is fine....suggestions??
You might have a clog, to try and unclog the lines, you need to unplug the unit, and remove the bag compartment. Then take a shop vac using the hose attachment hold it into the attachment door where there is low suction and try to draw the clog out t ... Broan-NuTone CV353 Central Vacuum
Lost suction. When up right there is suction but when I put it down to clean carpet no suction
Hello,There are several things that this could be. Probably the \015\012most common problem that we see when customers come in with this problem\015\012 is actually a fairly simple problem to fix. Here are just a few things \015\012that t ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
WHEN I PUT THE MACHINE ON TO CLEAN TH CARPET THE WATER DISPENSES INTO THE CARPET AND THE BRUSHES do not SPIN and theres NO SUCTION TO REMOVE THE WATER FROM CARPET
Make sure the lower tank lid is on securely, clean the intake filter on the top right of the machine. ensure the front panel is installed (the square to remove for hoe use). this has to be in place for carpet operation ... Hoover SteamVac F5914-900 SpinScrub Upright Vacuum
My Bissell spot bot does not **** the cleaning fluid out to the carpet. It has suction from the carpet to the machine but not from the machine to the carpet?
... Bissell 12005 Spot Bot Handheld Vacuum
Hoover Savvy has limited suction when cleaning the floor and carpet
With the unit standing upright, double check the clear plastic air passages on the sides of the vacumn to see if they are clogged. ... Hoover U8171-900 / U8172-900 / U8173-900 / U8174-900 Savvy Bagless Upright Vacuum
Suction loss when handle is tipped back to clean carpet
Ours did the same thing. I cleaned the filter and canister thoroughly. It needed to be cleaned, but that didn't fix the problem. I removed the plate under the carpet brush bar (three quarter-turn screws) and removed all hair, lint and threads from th ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
No suction in carpet cleaning mode with Empower
... Hoover U5262-900 / U5260-900 / U5266-900 / U5268-900 EmPower Bagless Upright Vacuum
I have a u3450 1500w hoover, suction on hose works fine, but carpet suction has never worked, how can i fix this?
There must be a restriction or blockage in the carpet suction pipe. Look at the port where the hose connects to the machine and check for any accumulation of debris or blockage. The same motor drives both suction inlets so it can only be that there i ... Hoover Vacuums
Hoover Jet and Wash 1500w S6254 001. Used once with great difficulty as assembly and use instructions are hard to follow.Now will not work as carpet shampooer at all, although assembly is correct as far as I can see and both motor and pump appear to be working and I am using the recommended cleaning fluid.Hoover website is no use at all in solving the problem.No cleaning fluid is being drawn up from the tank in to the cleaning fluid hose.There is suction from the suction hose so the problem appe
I am having the same prob my uncle got me one i cant find the manual anywhere to set it up the prob i have is where does the handle to make the water go out connect tooo ??? on the main pipe that sucks it back up i have tried every which way but not ... Vacuums
The carpet cleaning portion of the vacuum sucks debris up poorly, and during the whole time I have it on carpet, the hose continues to have strong suction. The vacuum also spits out what its vacuumed up.
The screws along the base of the vacuum must be removed . The vacuum cleaner cover must then be removed exposing the suctioning hose syphoning the debris from brush roll area. Pull the hose from the brush roll area letting it hang freely. Remov ... Vacuums
Help i can get suction from the hose but when i stick it in the back of the carpet head i get no suction and the beater bar will not turn. can you help
... Miele S184 Powerhouse Bagged Upright Vacuum