Having problems with your Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum ?
My Rainbow stopped running
\015 I was using the Rainbow and it stopped running. Is there a fuse or reset button. Nothing happens when I turn the switch on.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012I used the deodorizer solution in the tank. It foamed up and the vacuum shut off. Now it won't turn back on.\015
If u took it apart a little black plastic piece may have fell out like on mine fine it. Bc it is the safety switch that tells that thewater basin is in or not. I know this bc I took mine apart amd had same problem. Hope it helps. Helene
I took my unit apart to clean it. I was careful to put it back the same way. Now it won't start.
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My Rainbow stopped running
If u took it apart a little black plastic piece may have fell out like on mine fine it. Bc it is the safety switch that tells that thewater basin is in or not. I know this bc I took mine apart amd had same problem. Hope it helps. Helene ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
My Rainbow stopped running
Did you ever find out the problem with your rainbow? Mine did the same thing today- turned on the switch yet nothing happened. Think it needs a new switch???? Do you know how to get canister apart after taking out first screws? ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
My Rainbow e-series will not run. It will turn on, but it sounds like the motor is barely running for a few seconds and then it stops. It will do this over and over.
Remove the water canister and turn the motor on it's side. Try to turn the 'diffuser' device by hand--it should turn freely. If very hard to turn, then one of the motor bearings may have frozen and the plastic case must be removed to access the motor ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Rainbow e2 starts and stop and will not stay running except on low setting
We have a series e rainbow cleaner. my wife had been using it i turned off and turned the canister up sie down to get the serial number. it would not turn back on.we need a new hose and thats why i was looking for the serial num. it has a rocker switch and the motor will work on low but will not run on the suction side. i have checked the wiring harnesses out as best i could without taken it all apart. im wondering if it may be the switch. it started once and then stopped.
There is one way to verify if it is the switch.It's kind of dangerous though,but not too bad.You need an extra piece of wire,fairly thick.I would use 4 guage myself.Hold it with pliers,just in case it gets hot.Turn the switch on and hold the wire to ... Rainbow Vacuums
My Rainbow E2 has been working great for years now, but recently it has stopped working on the vaccuuming setting, but will still run on the low speed air cleaning setting. I hope it is something as easy as replacing the switch. Would appreciate any tips to determine if that is the issue or possibly something larger. Tks in advance for the info/help.
Still need help, let me know.\012\012Thank you,\012Ralph ... Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
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