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Kirby vac makes clicking noise when wheels are engaged
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Motor just makes 4 or 5 small clicking noises when you pull the trigger, then stops. The little lights illumintae around the "max" button as well. However, the motor does not engage in the slightest. There is no blockage at all. I have owned the vac for 10 months and know the sounds of blockage and clear them immediately. I just used it in the morning, plugged it back in and it has not worked since. Any ideas?
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Kirby making clicking noise
Http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=667246\015\012Generic problem for all Vacuums\015\012Kirby making clicking noise\015\012Posted by jenad ... Vacuums
My Kirby Sentria makes a clicking sound when it is pushed or pulled. It is coming from the region of the rear wheels. Any suggestions?
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Vax powa 4000 wet and dry - no suction Both power and pump switches light up. Pump makes clicking noise. Vac motor only powers up briefley when in switched on cindition and mains plug is being inserted into socket.
I have the Eureka 4870 "The Boss" Smart Vac. The beater bar began to turn constantly and can't be shut by moving the Brush Roll Contol to Bare Floor position or the machine to the upright postion. It has also eaten two new belts. A local tech says he has seen this problem whereby the free-wheel assembly that makes contact with the belt to engage the beater bar is misalgned and cannot disengage. It is usually the chassis which would mean replacement of enough parts that would not be worthwhile
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Why do my wheels make noise when I push it back and forth when I vacuum With my kirby
When I vacuum w/ the brush control in the on position it make a really loud noise, almost like a grinding sound. I have looked at it and nothing seems to be wrong, but I notice that the pin that engages the belt seems to vibrate a bit, possibly creating the noise. It started when I accidentally got part of a plastic grocery bag caught in the brush. Could it have stretched a belt? Nothing is caught any other place and it only makes the noise when the brush in in the on position.
Yes, the belt could have been stretched and is now vibrating and hitting other parts and creating a noise if much of the bag got caught under the belt. If you have another belt for this vacuum, please put it on and see if the noise stops. If it does ... Hoover U5780-900 Windtunnel Cyclonic Bagless UprightVacuum
Kirby Sentria Hi, I have a new Sentria & used it for the first time today. It was going fine & then I could smell smoke & it started to make a loud noise so I turned it off quickly. If I turn it on it immediately starts making the noise again & I can see it is all lit up inside like something is burning or sparking. I have checked the roller & it is moving & I have checked the fan which is moving & doesn't appear to be damaged in anyway. This product is from the US & we are in the UK & we are us
Sounds like the motor burned up. not sure if travel adapters will handle a large load like a motor, around 8 or amps. power needs in US are 110 volts ac, 60 hertz.I believe UK is 220 volts and 50 hertz. usually when a vac is brought to eu ... Kirby Vacuums
I have a Dyson DC17 that has started making a loud noise when on carpet when the brush is engaged but not on hard wood when the brush is not turning. I have remove all the material (hair,lint, etc.) wrapped around the brush itself, but it is still making the noise
You need to replace the belt. Here is the belt you need and a manual you can view which has instructions:\015\012\015\012Dyson DC17 Belt and Manual ... Dyson DC07 Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
I own a Eureka Optima 437 and one of the rear wheels are broken and cannot find parts for this. Where can I find parts for real wheel? I have a rear wheel that came off too. The wheel seems fine, but the plastic base that the wheel clicks onto on the underside of the vac seems to have cracked. I need a new plastic bottom. Any ideas?
Called Eureka Customer Service and ordered another part. They are mailing it to me free of charge!No more problem. ... Eureka 431A Optima Bagless Upright Vacuum
Hoover steam vac dual v makes humming noise and nothing else.
Is the overfill valve (the yellow thing) in the waste container stuck in the up/full position? Maybe it just needs to be rinses welll to avoid it being stuck and shutting off the vacuum portion of the cleaner. ... Hoover Steam Vac Dual V w/ SpinScrub Vacuum
Loud Noise My Kirby vacuum makes a very loud noise when it is turned on. It still works and picks up trash, but the noise is new.
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I have a Model U57809RM Hoover Cyclonic which started making a very loud noise. Changed both belts on it but the noise persists. It seems to happen when I put the handle in the 'engage to vacuum' mode. The minute I start to lower it the noise begins. Help!
Hello,You could have a broken fan in the motor and need to replace the fan. If the noise is coming from the brush area of the vacuum, you probably have a broken bearing in your brush roller and would need to replace the brush itself. ... Hoover Vacuums
Kenmore upright vac model 33922 - good suction but developed loud whining noise after accidentally vacuuming room without bag. Added bag and changed both filters. Still makes noise. How can I stop noise?
The bag is the first stage in your filtration. Most times what you did will draw fine dust right through the filters and into the motor itself, affecting the bearings and clogging the motor fans, throwing them off balance. The fact that there i ... Kenmore 33922 Direct Drive Bagged Upright Vacuum
Wet/dry vac wall mount unit makes loud whistling noise
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Rumba making Clicking noises - stops It has been cleaned.
Even if the 2 brush rollers are clean you need to pull the small yellow ends of the roller off [the funny lookin ones].hair ect. get jamed in there .use a knife or small screw driver to pull the build up out.hope this helps ... iRobot 53501 Roomba 500 Series Vacuum Cleaning Robot with SelfCharging Hom
Electrolux el7020b is making a clicking noise?
You need to change the belt \015\012http://evacuumstore.com/c-99-electrolux-belts.aspx?manufacturerfilterid=0 ... Electrolux EL7020A Oxygen 3 Ultra Canister Vacuum Cleaner Bagged Vacuum
Make terrible noise when you click the lever to lover the back to use
That means that your brush is locking up. Lay the vacuum on its front and tilt the foot back. Remove the sole plate and make sure nothing is blocking brush from spinning. Then make sure that the end caps of the brush are facing up or toward the ba ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
Kirby Vacuum Ultimate Diamond Edition makes a racking noise in forward and reverse
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I have a residential hayden super vac the green light on the hose changes to red on some outlets. the hose makes a great deal of noise on some outlets and is quiet on others. what does the red/green light signify? how can i get the vac to be quieter? thanks, John
On the outlet that turns red, you need to reverse the low voltage leads on the wall outlet. ... Hayden Industries SuperVac 3600 Central System Vacuum
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.
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My Dyson DC 14 is making the horrible "ratcheting"sound only when the brush is engaged on the carpet setting. I have cleaned the brush, so there are no obstructions, the canister is empty and properly on the unit. I checked to make sure all of the "traps" and hoses are clear of obstructions, the belt is on the brush securely and moves freely, the brush itself spins freely, but there is still the "ratcheting" noise. Any other suggestions?
Our DC33 was making the same ratcheting sound immediately upon placing the cleaner/brush head on the carpet. We carefully pulled the beater/brush bar out of the vacuum. Once removed, we pulled the black plastic end off of the center rod. We discovere ... Dyson DC14 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum
IRobot rumba 4000 seems to run ok and then starts making a kinda hi pitched growling noise and slows way down. it is very clean(blown clean with air compressor)sensors are clear ,newly installed well lubricated on ends of brush and beater bar, new battery. it seems like the wheel tracks may be dragging . i have cleaned and lubricated where i could on them but can't find a way to totally remove and inspect wheel tracks.
It sounds like your Roomba's brush gears are not working. Run the robot without the dust bin to see if the brushes are turning. If they are not, the robot will need to be replaced. Contact iRobot CS for support at (877) 855-8593. ... iRobot Roomba 4000 Bagless Robotic Vacuum
Had my dyson root cyclone for about 4 years now, and in the last year it's had a few problems. About 4 months ago it started to make this awful grinding sound when the roller bar was engaged and I took it to a repair shop and they said it was the roller bar itself. The shop replaced the part and it worked fine for a couple of months and then it started to make the grinding noise again. I tried the clutch reset suggestion (turn it on its side and turn the carpet/bare floor switch slowly back and
Bdepends how much thay charged you for a roller brush because you can buy a good vac for about 100 pounds with a 12 month guarentee so its up to you ... Dyson DC07 Animal Bagless Upright Cyclonic Vacuum