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Where is the reset button on the riccar 300 upright?

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If you are facing the back of the vacuum the reset button will be towards the bottom of the vacuum.

Posted on Jan 03, 2015

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it has a thermal fuse that shuts it down if it over heats. Check the hose , wands and floor tool for blockage and check your bag and filters as well.

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I CANT SEEN TO GET THE TOP TANK TO SNAP BACK IN, IT KEEPS SPILLING THE WATER AND SOLUTION

Posted on Dec 21, 2008

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Riccar uses an external thermal reset which is more reliable than most brands which use a thermal reset built into the motor. On your Riccar it will be on the back on the bottom left. It is a little tiny button that you epwill hear "click" when you push on it if it has been popped. If not it will not push in and you won't hear the click. The older models did not all have a reset button. If you have to keep pushing the reset it means that most likely you have a clog somewhere or the bag is full. It's rare but occasionally a thermal reset button may go bad and need replaced.

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In my experience the Riccar requires reset when it has ingested something that jams the roller such as the fringe of an Oriental carpet. Be sure to clear any such obstruction, then I use a ball point pen to press the button. It does not move very far to accomplish a reset.

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Where is the reset button located?


Greetings from GoVacuum,

The reset buttons on the Riccar vacuum cleaners are located at the bottom of the vacuum cleaner in the back, underneath of where the wand sits on the vacuum cleaner.

Here's a picture of a Riccar 8925 which replaced your 8850 a few years ago, but the reset switch will be in the same exact location on all Riccar uprights;


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Here's a closer look of the reset switch;

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I hope that I was able to answer your question. You can avoid the reset switch flipping in the first place by always ensuring that you change the bags frequently and when full, as well as the motor filter that sits underneath of the bag. Also keeping the vacuum from clogging will prevent this.

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The reset button on your model 8955 is in the back, on the left side at the bottom. It is a white button

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Reset button on riccar upright vacuum


I CANT SEEN TO GET THE TOP TANK TO SNAP BACK IN, IT KEEPS SPILLING THE WATER AND SOLUTION

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