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End of power cord loose broke need to find a kirby store to fix
You dont need kirby just take it to a local electronics repair shop as we are all trained to fix simple cord and plug problems
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End of power cord loose broke need to find a kirby store to fix
You dont need kirby just take it to a local electronics repair shop as we are all trained to fix simple cord and plug problemstake care ... Kirby Vacuums
Is it worth trying to fix the end of the power cord that goes in the wall outlet? One of the metal prongs broke.
You can buy just the end at the local hardware store. This is the best way to fix it. It is also the safest way to do it and not risk electric shock. ... Eureka Whirlwind 4383 Upright Vacuum
My dirt devil ultra vision cyclonic power cord broke and needs replaced. i cannot access the motor to fix it
I have my vacume electrical cord tangled inside and disconnected (I can see the open end of the connection from the power cord collector wheel! I need to take the vacume apart so get access to the wire inside. I need to know if there is something else to open other than the 4 screws. Your help is highly appreciated in advance.
Since you did not provide a model number for your vacuum, it is difficult to provide any precise directions regarding disassembly.\015\012\015\012However, most vacuum cleaners are fairly straightforward machines, and as long as you unplug ... Vacuums
The power cord on a flat iron broke/got chewed through and needs to be replaced. how can I open it to get at the cord or fix the cord?
Need to replace power cord and can't find how to open canister to replace
I had the same problem and could not find the other screws. You need to pry off the power cord retraction button, you will find two more screws under there. It's pretty easy after that!!!! ... Kenmore 22612 Bagged Canister Vacuum
We bought our Kirby less than 5 years ago and lately are not happy with it....it keeps breaking. The warranty has expired and our biggest complaint is that it has lost it's suction power. All the contents stay in the hose when I vacuum out the car or upholstery and it does vacuum well at all. The Kirby store quoted us over $200 to fix/ service it. Apparently this is not covered in the free yearly maintenance which we just had done. Any suggestions?
\012 Hi there,\012Well I do have a suggestion though you may not like it use it as a boat anchor.....no no I am just kidding. I have sold vacuums for 20 years and Kirby has b ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I need to replace the cord on an older Hoover upright, model S660, about 1986 vintage. The cord broke where it enters handle. Handle comes apart easily. Just not sure how to pop the switch out without breaking it. Was looking for a manual online to see parts diagram and/or instruction on disassembly and cant seem to find one for that old of vacuum.
Check ebay. those vacuums are worth fixing. I loved them. they would **** the carpet off of the floor! those cords aren't hard to replace.just remember the way you got the old one out. ... Vacuums
Lately, my Kirby Ultimate G has been acting funny. When I push it forward, it's fine, but when I pull it backward on the carpet, the light on the front flickers and the power flutters off an on. I thought it might be the rollers, so tonight I turned the machine over and pulled out the hair that was wrapped around the roller. However, that did not fix the problem. I should probably backtrack a little bit. In the past, I have had problems with the vacuum running over its own power cord.
The cord will need to be replaced with a cord made for the machine, as it has a non-standard plug. The cord cover is held in place with a # 20 Torx screw. Remove the screw and push the cover gently from behind to unlatch it. The handle must also be r ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I also have a Hoover upright and I need to replace the electrical cord. I have dimantled the back, where the tools are stored, and the hose. I still cannot find the screws or whatever, to get to the area behind the cord, so I can replace it. I think I will have to take off the bottom too. Has anyone out there tried to do this? It seems crazy. This machine works great so I hope I can also put it back together. Thanks for the help.
Since I do not know your specific model I can only supply you with general instructions. Be aware that most of the time you only need to gain access to the on/off switch to replace the power cord. Also Make sure that you are replacing the existing co ... Vacuums
My 1 yr old elecrolux bought from BJs needs power-head repair. where to have it done? we cant find our receipt from store.
Go to electrolux.com, navigate to support, and click service locator. ... Vacuums
I have a Kirby Heritage II Turbo and I need a user's manual, but can't find one anywhere. I have to replace the fill tube in the bag and can see the cable tie on top that holds it in place, but don't know how it's attached to the mini-emtor. If I can't replace the fill tube, will tape fix it? If I just taped it; will it hold? Thanks.
Taping usually just causes a mess. The mini-emptor has coarse threads on it that the fill tube screws on to. Occasionally there is a cable tie on the bottom which is not really necessary. If you cut the tube near the bottom, you can get hold of it's ... Kirby Heritage II Vacuum
FOR dlh2457: Just came across your post to another person's dilemma. I found this Baby Lock BL4 428 serger at a thrift store. It powers on but I know nothing about its use. I don't want to spend $14 plus for an owner's manual and find out this machine does not function properly or possibly damage it by improperly threading it or having it out of adjustment. I'm in need of an owner's manual for a Baby Lock BL4 428. If that offer is still good I'll take a "copy" of it and will compensate you for
I've found it , it costs 9.95$ , together with shipping it will cost 15.93$ at your doorstep.Bit more than 14$ but that is th cheapest one.Symply ... Vacuums
The roller on my power head does not spin consistently. So my vac is not picking up of course. The square end pieces and the rod that goes into the wooden roller seem loose. I tried tightening it but it still is not turning. Can I do a fix with glue or something till I can get a new roller?
... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
My kirby is making a very loud noise and somehow the white fan inside has broken. I have the pieces. What do I need to do? I can't find a vacuum repair place near my location. Can I fix this myself?
What you need to do is a long process of taking apart the vacuum apart. Your fan broke so you are going to need a new one. So go to Kirbys website and look up a nearby vacuum store. Or More recommended a Kirby. It is a long process of taking the vacu ... Kirby Ultimate G Bagged Upright Vacuum
I need to take apart my aeg nimble vaccum cleaner to fix power cord
My scunci steamer fell off while collectin the power cord it broke its can it be plastic body around the triger can it be fixed? can it be replaced?
If the steamer still functions... use some glue that would be resistant to heat and works on plastic... i'm drawing a blank at the moment as to what glue would work. actually when i read that again... it broke it's can... you mean cannister ?\ ... Scunci 52067 Handheld Steam Vacuum
Power cord can not find replacement power cord for power brush attachment on kenmore canister vacuum, model #2491290 power brush attachment model # 5491290. i can not even find those model #'s anywhere online, not even partsdirect.com. any help would be great. thanks, david
Call 1-800-948-1358 ask for Buck mon.-fri. 9am-5pm est sat.9am-1pm est ... Vacuums
Cord rewind The power cord is jammed and won't go in or out. I can't find a way to get the cover off to have a look at it. Any suggestions please? Power cord jammed won't go in or out. Can comeone tell me how to undo the casing to get to the power cord?
Which model do you have.. ... Vacuums
Can i fix or who would fix power cord to my vaccum
Get you some electrical tape and strip and connect the proper wire colors back. But be sure to tape each wire very well before you continue to the next. After that just tape all together. ... Dyson DC07 All Floors Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I need a new power cord for the power nozzle on my Electrolux 2100 canister vacuum. The power nozzle has part number N115M written on the bottom. I have found the power cord for power nozzles PN6 and PN7 online, and it looks identical in photos but I'm not sure if it's the right part.
You can buy the hose at an authorized Aerus Electrolux store. If near enough, they will deliver, if too far, they can ship it. The nearest dealer can be found using the below link. Just follow the instructions.\015\012Just provide the model ... Electrolux UltraLux 2000 Bagged Canister Vacuum
I need to replace power supply. where the cord
Greetings from GoVacuum.com,Unfortunately there is no fuse on a Kirby Generation model. In my 10 years of repairing Kirby's as well as other vacuums I will tell you that 9 times out of 10, when a Kirby Generation doesn't turn on, it's the ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum
Meile Solaris. Power cord connection faulty. Unit powers on/off when cord is being retracted/pulled out. Maybe a break in wire close to connection point in vacuum. Or, the connection point itself is loose? The problem likely resulted from trying to use vacuum at furthest extent of cord.
Cord reel likely needs to be tightened. requirs disassembly and large washers installed to keep reel connections tight. Jim ... Vacuums
Cord replacement I need to replace a damaged cord (the reel works). How do I get the top off so I can remove the back end? Once I get it off, will I be able to change the cord, or do I need to buy the whole reel assembly? (and thanks for the help - I love this site!)
You will probably have to replace the whole reel cord. Depending on your model, on each side, there is a bar in the middle that will slide off, then the 2 halfs will come apart. They will only slide in one direction. If an older model, there are s ... Electrolux Lux 5500 Canister Vacuum
Kirby Vacuum Hi Bruce, In my opinion, yes the Kirby would be worth it, as long as you are not replacing the motor. The switch would be the most expensive part besides the motor that would need to be replaced. The switch costs USD 49.99, the cord is roughly $39.99, and the carbon brushes are $29.99. I can easily walk you through any of these repairs should you need help. Kirby's are great vacuum cleaners, that usually last 30+ years. Brand new these machines sell in the US for $1600 or more,
You can get better prices from Goodvac.com ... Kirby Generation 3 Bagged Upright Vacuum