Question about Vacuums

Open Question

Hoover Dust Manager Cyclonic 2000w - problem

The problem I have is that even though I regulary clean ther filters on this hoover and empty the cylinder it constantly cuts out and stops working - it like it over heats?? Is there something else I can check for? thanks

Posted by on

6 Suggested Answers

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: Hoover Alyx Pets 2000w Hoover Model

not getting any suction. there are no blockages.

Posted on Jul 21, 2008

  • 97 Answers

SOURCE: Overheating Hoover

Most likely caused by a lack of airflow. Check to see if you have airflow at the end of the hose. If not, Remove all of the hoses and ensure that they are not clogged. If there is airflow through the hose; check the air inlet immediately aft of the brushroll, inside the nozzle. This is a very common place for clogs to form.

Also note: contrary to some manufacturers claims, you can not clean (or wash, for that matter;) a hepa filter. The small particles are too embedded in the filter media to ever get completely removed, and the act of cleaning tends to damage the filters, even if you can't see the damage. This is why bagless life-spans, on average, are half the length of the life-spans of bagged vacuums.

Good luck,

-R

Posted on Aug 01, 2008

Vac Belts
  • 701 Answers

SOURCE: Hoover U5780-900 Windtunnel Cyclonic Bagless

You probably need to change the belts. Here are the belts you need and the manual:

Hoover 5780-900 Belts

Manual

Posted on Dec 23, 2009

Testimonial: "Replaced the belts-- works GREAT!!! Thanks"

ThinkVacuums
  • 144 Answers

SOURCE: My hoover windtunnel + cyclonic will not pick up

check the belt of the brush roller. Or check for a clog

Posted on Mar 16, 2010

  • 294 Answers

SOURCE: Hello,We have an Hoover Mach 5 Cyclonic vacuum

With this model, remove the dust tank, and turn it on, check for suction at the lower intake. If you have suction, install the tank and remove hose, and check for suction there. keep following until youn lose it. Then you problem will be between those 2 areas

Posted on Apr 21, 2010

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: Hi My Hoover wind tunnel

If the motor stopped running, it most likely did because it was not being cooled, becuause something was stopping up the air flow. If you have cleaned the secondary filter out and it still stops while running, then remove the exhaust filter cartridge and try it then. If it does not stop running now, then the problem is the previous models like this had a foam filter as the exhaust filter, not a heppa cartridge filter. You will not hurt the machine by running it without the heppa cartridge. Cut a foam filter to fit to replace it. I do not think Hoover knows this yet.

I have a customer working on this problem today (Sept 2010) I have repaired machines for 30 years. This filter is meant to just catch the tiny particles from getting back into the air. However, it worked fine on the previous machines with the foam filter here instead of this Heppa cartridge.

Dave in Texas

Posted on Sep 09, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Top filter keeps clogging up??


Just make sure the rubber gasket is secure at the bottom of the dirt cup if it rides up the dirt will go straight up to the filters

here is the hepa that should be change when it is dirty


Hepa Filter Hoover U5780 WindTunnel Bagless 93002360

Dec 07, 2015 | Hoover U5780900 Bagless Upright Cyclonic...

1 Answer

Hoover Platinum Cyclonic Bagless Upright Vacuum, UH70015 squealing sound


have you checked the belt for the brushbar it may av stretched and needs replaceing here is the manual on link below
http://hoover.com/file/556/

Feb 16, 2013 | Hoover U5780-900 Windtunnel Cyclonic...

1 Answer

I have a Vax turbo force 2000w hoover and it doesnt pick up theres hardly any suction and then it cuts out. Any ideas what the problem could be?


Yep,

Your filters are clogged. As a result the motor is straining and overheating, then a thermal cutout operates.

Clean the filters in the top of the vax and if you are ussing a cloth bag empty and wash ot. If a paper bag, replace it.

All should be well

Jun 29, 2011 | Hoover Vacuums

1 Answer

Hello,We have an Hoover Mach 5 Cyclonic vacuum that has no suction. We have cleaned and checked all hoses, belts & filters. Please help us.


With this model, remove the dust tank, and turn it on, check for suction at the lower intake. If you have suction, install the tank and remove hose, and check for suction there. keep following until youn lose it. Then you problem will be between those 2 areas

Mar 27, 2010 | Hoover U5194-900 Mach5 Multi-Chamber...

1 Answer

When I turn on the vacuum dust blows out of the front.


THERE IS A PAPER FILTER THAT IS CLOGGED WHEN YOU PULL THE PLASTIC CONTAINER OUT TO EMPTY IT LOOK CLOSELY ON THE CONTAINER BOTTOM THERE IS SOMETHING THERE TO RELEASE AND THERE IS A FILTER CLEAN IT AND YOUR BACK IN BUSINESS

Dec 19, 2009 | Hoover Fusion Plus Cyclonic Upright Vacuum...

1 Answer

I vacummed some sheetrock duct up with my hoover elite cyclonic.. i dumped the canister to empty the dirt and dust, but now theres not as much suction... is there any other area I should be cleaning... or...


do not put the filter in water, it will ruin it. if banging out the filter did not work than you should probably replace it, sheet rock dust is very fine and will easily clog most filters.

Aug 20, 2009 | Vacuums

1 Answer

Overheating Hoover


Most likely caused by a lack of airflow. Check to see if you have airflow at the end of the hose. If not, Remove all of the hoses and ensure that they are not clogged. If there is airflow through the hose; check the air inlet immediately aft of the brushroll, inside the nozzle. This is a very common place for clogs to form.

Also note: contrary to some manufacturers claims, you can not clean (or wash, for that matter;) a hepa filter. The small particles are too embedded in the filter media to ever get completely removed, and the act of cleaning tends to damage the filters, even if you can't see the damage. This is why bagless life-spans, on average, are half the length of the life-spans of bagged vacuums.

Good luck,

-R

Aug 01, 2008 | Hoover U8145-900 Savvy Bagless Upright...

1 Answer

Filter keeps clogging


http://geeksquad.fixya.com/ThreadView.aspx?prdid=0&thid=719779
Generic problem for all Vacuums
Filter keeps clogging
Posted by ozandcaza on Jun 29, 2008
Report abuse
Dust etc collects in the filter above the dust container. The dust container remains empty. Hoover then over heats and cuts out. Collect in replaced new filters in Hoover but problem still remains.

Hello,
I would advise you to ALWAYS to FIRST UNPLUG YOUR VACUUM before beginning any service procedure. My question is how old is the Hoover vacuum? If it less than a year you should really see an Authorized Hoover vacuum cleaner dealer that the problem might be covered under a factory warranty. This should not be happening and it sound to me like there is a clog somewhere in the vacuum fill area that is causing it to do this to you and the vacuum. You are lucky that you have a thermal switch that does shut it off. If not and it is over the one year factory warranty then you should see a local vacuum cleaner dealer in your area or contact Hoover Cust Serv @ the website and or phone 3 listed below. So if you need further assistance, please feel free to contact your local vacuum cleaner dealer in your area or in the yellow pages, or contact the factory phone number or website to further assist you with your questions.

http://www.hoover.com Telephone
Contact our Customer Service Department at 1.330.499.9499
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. - 7 p.m. EST

Thanks, Don the Vac Man
Go Ahead. Use Us.

Jun 29, 2008 | Vacuums

Not finding what you are looking for?
Vacuums Logo

Related Topics:

287 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Vacuums Experts

AskDyson
AskDyson

Level 3 Expert

2572 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18297 Answers

Roger Potts

Level 3 Expert

694 Answers

Are you a Vacuum Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...