Question about Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
I checked the seal from the water basin and it is tight. For some reason I'm not getting any water from the basin into the hose. I can't see how to take the white water basin apart to see if it is clogged. The only access to it is through the small hole in which to fill it.
Thanks for everything.
If you have the Rainbow e series, then this manual will explain exactly how to remove the separator from the wash basin and the basin from the caddy. (Please refer to page 6)
http://www.rainbowsystem.com/pdf/manuals/rainbow_eseries/eseries.pdf A special tool is stored on the underside of the power unit next to the separator , which you can use to loosen the brass nut holding the separator.
The manual also provides instructions on how to remove the basin and clean it.
In my opinion, it is most likely a blockage in the tubes that must be causing this problem. This seems to be a common issue with this cleaner. There is also a small metal ring between the separator and basin that may be dislodged and causing this problem. Please the manual for an idea of what I am talking about.
If that does not help, then its best to contact the customer support.call, (248) 643-7222,
Monday through Friday,
between 9:00am and 5:00pm (EST)
and ask for Customer Service.
If you find that this answer helped you in any way, please "Accept" my solution in the premium you posted at
I would be most grateful for your show of appreciation. Thanks in advance and good luck!
Posted on May 27, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
May 10, 2014 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Feb 16, 2014 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
May 19, 2010 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Jan 27, 2010 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Jan 05, 2010 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Jul 10, 2009 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
May 25, 2009 | Rainbow 75th Anniversary Canister Vacuum
Jan 25, 2009 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
Jan 27, 2008 | Rainbow E series Canister Wet/Dry Vacuum
224 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!