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Bissell Healthy Home Vacuum

My Bissell Healthy Home Vacuum has been having issues. Sometimes it wont turn on. I usally just have to empty the canister and then it will turn on. But this time i empty it and also cleaned the filter. It still wont work. I tried multiple outlets and still will not work.

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  • ejbsmum Dec 12, 2007

    Same exact problem here. Same model, Bissell healthy home. When I change the canister, it will turn back on, but as soon as I try to move it, it shuts off and wont start again.

  • Anonymous Jun 17, 2008

    Same issue, just shut down. It is only 4 months old.

  • Anonymous Aug 09, 2008

    SAME PROBLEM **** PURCHASED 3/22/08

    SWITCH DOES NOT WORK

    REMOVE CANISTER--REPLACE CANISTER**** WILL START UP

    SITS FOR AWHILE ---- WILL NOT START BACK UP

  • Anonymous Oct 22, 2008

    Mine is only a year old, same problem. It used to start up after I emptied the canister and now it won't start up at all.

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Easy fix- mine did this too for a while bfore I figured out the handle wasn't aligning properly where attached. Give it a smack to realign it and it works again

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Could be that you have a clog, maybe down by the brush roll or in the hose. If not, then either the cord or a wire internally is loose, you would have to take apart to check the wiring.

Posted on Feb 05, 2008

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