20 Most Recent Kenmore 23613 Progressive PowerMate Bagged Canister Vacuum Questions & Answers


I have a kenmore progressinve

Usually when you remove the hose from the swivel base and try to attach the new hose the attachment is usually not tight enough therefore the suction is always low. It is better for you to purchase the swivel head parts to enable you enjoy the use of the vacuum more. If you simply replace the hose then there is a probability that the connection might not be so airtight therefore suction becomes low and the vacuum's effectiveness would be poor. So simply get the swivel head and if possible get one already attached to a hose.
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5/10/2013 2:59:19 AM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on May 10, 2013

It wont start

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Please provide us with a bit more details of the scenario, and also provide us with the make and model of your device... That might be due to improper power connections, any power failure or bad/shorted circuitry.. That's why, a more wider picture of the scenario is required.
6/28/2011 1:57:55 PM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Jun 28, 2011

How do i separate the pipe,suction from the

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8/13/2010 1:37:03 PM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Aug 13, 2010

Replacing Power Cord Kenmore Progressive Upright

That actually sounds correct, if it's the model I'm thinking of. As long as you're talking about connecting to the wires that are held in by the wire nuts you should be good to go.

3/3/2009 11:11:47 PM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Mar 03, 2009

Broken power head belt

Not sure which one you have, need complete model number. You can go tosears.com, click on the parts link, enter you model number, click on the powerehead link. A parts list will come up along with a picture breakdown of it.
Alot of them the part covering the light is just snapped into place, push in on the side andback to release it. Remove the 2 screws, use a flatblade and stick in the slot on each side from the bottom and pry up to release it.
The other type, you tak out the 2 screws from the bottom, then on the back and each side are release tabs that you pry out to release.
11/20/2008 5:21:48 PM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Nov 20, 2008

Brush motor doesnt work

The cord at the bottom of the power head neck may be bad. But so could the plug connections in the hose handle, and the cord on the wand. Check both ends of the wand and make sure that the plug ends aren't burnt, if they are replace them and maybe the plug inside the hose handle.
9/10/2008 11:22:34 AM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Sep 10, 2008

Broken vacuum

check the belt it may have broke or stretched out
4/13/2008 7:16:15 PM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Apr 13, 2008

Retractable cord

I'm assuming that you have bought the new retractable cord assembly. If you have so, I believe the cord should retract going counter-clock wise (pulling it makes it spin clockwise).
3/8/2008 12:02:41 AM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Mar 08, 2008

On/off switch needs repair

you don't have to repair the switch. your vac may have a relay inside the canister which may be defective
12/15/2007 6:44:48 PM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Dec 15, 2007

Replacing On-Off Switch

use a butter knife...it will pop off.
11/20/2007 7:30:38 AM • Kenmore 23613... • Answered on Nov 20, 2007

My wand release button is stuck on my Kenmore Progressive vacuum cleaner so it will not release the wands.

I just tried this trick from an Amazon review answer and it worked! I just turned the handle upset down, pressed the wand release button while the handle was in that position, and voila! The attachment came right out. Here's the Amazon quote I found via Google: "Unplug the vacuum and remove the wand. If you cannot get your wand to release, try turning the handle over, and using gravity to allow the wand release switch to fall while you depress the wand release button and jiggle the wand in and out."
11/29/2022 4:31:19 AM • Kenmore Vacuums • Answered on Nov 29, 2022

What's the cubic square footage of Kenmore 253 28432809

Hi, I'm getting 13.7 cubic feet. To reconfirm, you can call kenmore customer service by dialing 1-844-553-6667. Thank you.
10/12/2022 12:19:08 AM • Kenmore Vacuums • Answered on Oct 12, 2022

How to replace a circuit board on Kenmore Vacumn model 11621714111

More likely to be a bad connection or brushes on the motor that need replacing. Classic symptom of bad / worn brushes.
8/19/2022 7:50:09 AM • Kenmore Vacuums • Answered on Aug 19, 2022
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