Question about Dirt Devil Vacuums
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: i have a dirt devil
Will try to help here.. first off.. regardless of the brand..upright vacs operate pretty much the same way.. I assume that when you plug it in and start it that the motor runs as well as the beater brush on the base.. from the sound of your symptoms and presuming everything runs.. you probably have a clogged line between the base and the motor.. If you unplug it first then flip it over so you can see the base bottom.look for recessed screws in the plastic bottom cover and back them out ( you will reuse them later so do not lose them) Once you get all the screws out..you should be able to remove the wheels and bottom cover.. You'll probably see a fair amount of debris there so you may want to do all this over a barrel... Next, with the bottom cover removed... you should see a path or hose that will channel all the dirt etc up to the bag or bucket...That is probably blocked up and you may need another vac and/or metal coat hanger cut open and formed into a pick to pry some of that material out of the line.. If you have access to another vacuum ..try using that to free up any lodged material in the tubing.. Hope that helps...
Posted on Aug 22, 2008
SOURCE: dirt devil ultra vision turbo
remove the dirt cup, the top part should turn a little bit and then separate ( look were the clear plastic meets the colored top you might see a little picture of a lock and a open lock turn the lid towards the unlocked position , the filter should be in there
Posted on Sep 17, 2008
I was having the same issue with my Dirt Devil. I noticed when attempting to use the hose that there was little to no suction. I unscrewed the hose mount from the back and completely removed the hose. I spent a good 10 minutes stretching out and shaking the hose over a trash bag to clear out any clogs. If you have a wire hanger I would suggest using it to ensure that you've removed all clogs from the hose. After that I unscrewed the brush plate from the bottom and removed the brush. I noticed there was a good deal of hair and threads wrapped around the brush as well as dirt clogged around the belt area which I removed. After replacing the hose mount, hose, brush and brush cover the machine is working great again!
Posted on Dec 17, 2008
make sure your brush roller is turning.unplug the vacuum and see if you can turn the brush roller by hand.if it turns real freely then your belt is more than likely broke
Posted on Apr 09, 2009
SOURCE: No Wind Coming Out of Dirt Devil
The suction hole will never have wind coming out of it, it is for suction. To switch from floor to hose, turn the control knob labeled floor / hose.
Posted on May 02, 2009
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